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  1. Enlarged Spleen With "babies"
    ... yellow did some checking on the glipizide that they gave me because they "thought i had diabeties...

Drug Interactions / Side Effects board

  1. Is there anyone who has info on these meds?
    ... 2 diabeties 10) Januvia 100 mg dinner time 11) glipizide 10 mg 2x's daily dinner time and bed time 12) actos...

  2. 4 different blood pressure meds
    ... and now he's anemic. He also has diabetes and takes glipizide for that and furosemide for fluid retention. Along...

Hypoglycemia board

  1. having trouble with hypoglycemia
    ... am a type 2 diabetic currently taking metformin and glipizide . Recently I have been having a few very bad hypoglycemic...
    ... currently taking metformin 1000mg two times a day and glipizide 5mg at dinnertime. My last a1c was 6.6 I haven't...

Vitamins & Supplements board

  1. Safe amount of Vitamins?
    ... diabetes meds for about 6 years. Metformin 3g and Glipizide 3 daily Have improved my health markedly with Alpha...

Bowel Disorders board

  1. Anyone suffer nausea from Lactobacillus?
    ... is 12.5 mg Lopressor 2x daily, Protonix 2x daily, Glipizide 1x daily, Vicoden 2 qid PRN, and Allegra. She was...

Thyroid Disorders board

  1. thyroid and beta blocker...
    ... for b.p., pletal for circulation, metformin er and Glipizide , plus otc decongestants which the allergist told...

Eye & Vision board

  1. Floaters and Vitamins
    ... two of my meds, glucophage (metformin) and another, glipizide I think. No clue as to whether they supply was low...

High & Low Blood Pressure board

  1. 4 different blood pressure meds
    ... and now he's anemic. He also has diabetes and takes glipizide for that and furosemide for fluid retention. Along...
    ... and now he's anemic. He also has diabetes and takes glipizide for that and furosemide for fluid retention. Along ... between the meds you mentioned alone: Captopril and Glipizide - increased risk of hypoglycemia, increased plasma ... of hyperglycemia and arrhythmias Furosemide and Glipizide - efficiency diminished, interference with blood glucose ... concentration reduced by up to 50% Metoprolol and Glipizide - inhibits normal response to hypoglycemia, multiple...

  2. HCTZ and edema question
    ... test that showed things out of whack. I also take glipizide which causes weight gain, and I need to lose. You...

High Cholesterol board

  1. Arizona...About your dad....
    ... became stable again, and without insulin. He just takes Glipizide for his blood sugar. :)...
    ... became stable again, and without insulin. He just takes Glipizide for his blood sugar. :) Well we were hoping when ... takes Glugophage (sp.?) for his, not sure about the Glipizide , but he takes the pills before eating. Like I said...
    ... JJ, The Glipizide is the generic form of Glucotrol. Your husband...
    ... JJ, The Glipizide is the generic form of Glucotrol. Your husband...

  2. Med. list.........
    ... ***************************** For Diabetes. Glipizide ......Metformin *********************************...

  3. Word of warning....Zetia
    ... is also taking a number of medications, including Glipizide , Vasotec, Sular, Coreg, and Lexapro. The doctor is...

  4. Is this doctor playing with a full deck?
    ... not taking any cholesterol medication. He does take Glipizide for blood sugar, Enalapril for blood pressure, and...

Diabetes board

  1. Prednisone induced diabetes
    ... blood sugars were 355!!!!!! My dr. put me on 5mg Glipizide in the am and 5mg in the pm. I dont know what the...

  2. Is it posible to go back to taking oral meds instead of insulin....
    ... it outputs steadily over most of the day. And your glipizide is quite steady output after a couple months, too...

  3. Why Minidiab (glipizide) caused me so much heart palpitation and dizziness?
    ... though. When you were taking the metformin and/or the glipizide , did you test your blood glucose levels frequently...
    ... admitted into the hospital. The nurse unable to find glipizide so she said don't have to take. Let me think, do...

  4. Glucophage making me sick!
    ... metformin. It is like poison. The doctor started me on glipizide , I pray that this will work and I will start feeling...

  5. Glucose up at night
    ... I think helpful. I do take Metformin 500 mg, and Glipizide 10 mg. I am a night person, bed is around 2 AM and...
    ... right. I also don't know how long you have been on glipizide . In the beginning of my diabetic journey nearly 20 ... years ago now, I was on glipizide (Glucotrol) - it worked quite well for me for several ... years with no other med. Glipizide has a very short elimination half-life in the body ... hours after you eat. To get the best action from your glipizide , then you would take it about a half-hour before your ... your meal, wait about an hour before you take your glipizide . Take your met with your glip. It is longer acting ... Now, for your "dawn" sugar. Your 10 PM dose of glipizide is "doing you in". Your body is seeing the highest ... glip and your met then. If you have only been on glipizide a short time, there is something to look forward to ... insulin-production from your pancreas in response to glipizide occurs after about 6 months on the drug. For...

  6. Can't keep my glucose in the 80's - help.
    ... as you're not also taking a sulfonyurea, (such as glipizide ), which I don't think you've even mentioned and I...

  7. high glucose levels
    ... anyway. I would question why your doctor put you on glipizide instead of metformin. Glipizide is a sulfonyurea...

  8. What in the world?
    ... went up to 80. Also its not glyburide I am taking its Glipizide ER. I just started it a month ago. It says one daily...
    ... 3422380]... Also its not glyburide I am taking its Glipizide ER. .... Both glyburide and glipizide make the pancreas ... make more insulin. The difference is that glipizide is long-acting and only needs to be taken once a day...
    ... [QUOTE=Mark1e;3424660]Both glyburide and glipizide make the pancreas make more insulin. The difference ... is that glipizide is long-acting and only needs to be taken once a day...

  9. Metformin/Actos VS. holistic treatments - please help
    ... regained weight and a1c went back up to 7.2. Got 5 mg glipizide which causes weight gain, and it helped lower BS a ... very low 100's, I will continue it. I still take glipizide and take 500 mg Metformin about every other day or...

  10. Questions about Diabetes
    ... the medications I'd taken: Metformin, Glucophage, Glipizide . I also explained the situation as to why I've taken ... three years. She decided to put me on Metformin/ Glipizide (she's really trying to avoid my having to take insulin...

  11. meter readings
    ... reading was 234 i.am taking 4 metformin a day and 2 glipizide a day. what should these readings be?...

  12. Metformin questions, Januvia questions
    ... Metformin since Avandia is in trouble. I take Glipizide too, and A1c's are usually 6.5 but I'm so long...

  13. Metformin Not Working?
    ... too low and it just doesn't feel normal. Glipizide is the one thing I've been on the longest...

  14. I bought cinnamon - now what?
    ... used to take in addition to Metformin 2000 per day, Glipizide 2X a day, three things. Now Cinnamon is my Avandia...

  15. New to this..need advice.
    ... Metformin this weekend. So I'll be on 1000mg/day and them Glipizide 1x a day. It would be nice if the Met. made me lose...

  16. Question about test strips
    ... August 2005 and so far am controlling with Metformin, Glipizide , and Diet. I have lost 119 pounds since being dianosed...

  17. any type 2 who thinks they developed diabetes from depression?
    ... found that in addition to medication Metformin and Glipizide that natural medicine ( I take quite a cocktail) has...

  18. Hi and hoping someone can help....
    ... resistant and being treated as a type 2 diabetic. I take glipizide once a day. Some websites you might want to check...

  19. Did anybody else have this problem?
    ... now,went on insulin for about 2 1/2 years now I'm on Glipizide 2.5 mg,still have problems dizzness sweats you name...

  20. Questions, Please Help
    ... found out that his sugar was sky high. He's now on Glipizide 10mg 3 times a day. There are times where his sugar...

  21. Have Question about BS reading and meds timing
    ... I am type 2 and take two meds, Glipizide , and Metformin. I take them both in the am and pm ... to get this down, anyone have any suggestions? The Glipizide drops my sugars very low at times, and so I have to...

  22. How low should blood sugar be and be safe?
    ... watches his diet really well. His dr. just gave him Glipizide , to take 1 am and 1 pm. My husband is worried that...

  23. Newly diagnosed
    ... medicated. The started me on Glucotrol XL (generic is glipizide ) last Friday. My question is... should I just feel...
    ... I'd like to bring up something else. Glucotrol ( glipizide ) is a sulfonyurea drug. It works by stimulating the...

  24. questionable diabetic
    ... water on the lungs. I was taken off of this and given glipizide er. Again experienced extreme tiredness,muscle weakness ... to what caused this. I later read up on the glipizide er and it said that there was an increased mortality...

  25. Glipizide Question
    ... phrase my question clearly. What I want to know is Glipizide quicker, shorter life than Amaryl. I take Starlix ... tried it and it made her sick. She is starting on Glipizide for the bolus. Has anyone used it as such? I am...

  26. Help with Meds
    ... afaid of it getting worse. I'm supposed to be taking glipizide and glucophage. My question is if any of you might...

  27. What to do to bring high BS down
    ... peaches and last night her BS was 424. She is ONLY on Glipizide 1 1/2 tablets 2x a day. I have added to her regiment...

  28. What constitutes good sugar levels?
    ... medications in addition to Metformin, such as gliburide or glipizide . Those medications can cause hypos just as insulin...

  29. Aspirin Therapy?
    ... drugs (which was one that she wanted me to take... Glipizide ER), I got spooked and convinced her that I'd much...
    ... doc is scared that I'll get worse if I don't take Glipizide or something else! I have no medical or laboratory...

  30. Is anyone taking a diabetes supplement?
    ... diagnosed as Type II on 9-30-05. My doctor prescribed Glipizide , which gave me horrible diarrhea and after I saw the...

  31. Glucotrol
    ... Glucotrol ( glipizide ) belongs in a class of drugs known as sulfonylureas...

  32. Glucose levels after heart surgery
    ... Glucotrol XL, then 5 mg, then 2.5 again, of the generic glipizide XL. I also take Metformin. But as of 4 days ago ... Glucotrol was Thursday. My understanding of the glipizide is that its effect is not just for the morning even...
    ... be high before dinner, I would take a regular 5 mg. glipizide Thought that was better than running so high in the...

  33. Questions about different types of insulin
    ... the different kinds? I'm II for 10 years, was on glipizide , but started on insulin - NPH intermediate at bedtime...
    ... your insulin resistance. If I remember correctly, glipizide is one of the medications that causes the pancreas...

  34. diabetes/constipation connection
    ... ago. He has been on Glucophage with Glucotrol or Glipizide and then Glucophage with Glyburide along with 80cc...

  35. New Member
    ... I took care of myself. My doctor first put me on glipizide er and about 6 months ago she put me on actos. I ... lost about 30 pounds with the glipizide er but once she put me on actos I gained all the weight...

  36. Weight gain with Glucotrol?
    ... I've been taking glucotrol ( glipizide ) sine November. My blood sugar is now normal but the...

  37. Can't lose weight
    ... in all this but to what extent? I am on Metformin, glipizide , Avandia and some Blood pressure meds. I feel like...

  38. Switched to Actos (nervous)
    ... blocks on my feet. I have changed now to metformin and glipizide and all is well. Maybe it affects people in different...
    ... Actos for a few months now. I was on metformin and glipizide and my readings were always 140's and higher no matter...

  39. Questions about Lantus
    ... totally out of control now and I've tried Avandia and Glipizide with not the slightest improvement in BG levels. When...
    ... spinach and other greens. The Dr also has me taking Glipizide and Avandia, both in the morning. Maybe between them...

  40. A1C = 6.0, Dr. Just Prescribed Insulin
    ... which again, I couldn't tolerate. Now I'm on 5 mg of glipizide at night (in addition to my 2mg of Amaryl in the morning...
    ... hung up on this morning number. I started taking the glipizide Wednesday night and yesterday morning my blood sugar...

  41. Starting medication
    ... first 9 was on a med called Glucotrol (generic is glipizide ). I took mine before breakfast, and before supper ... the numerous alternatives available, including the glipizide . Good luck....

  42. Is Glipizide/Glucotrol addictive?
    ... been on 850 mg of Metformin 2x per day, 1x 5 mg of Glipizide and Avandia ( think it was 10 Mg - might be 20) . ... later I was at 47 ... At any rate I got taken off Glipizide last weekend - and now I feel hung over a lot, and...

  43. Is Napping a Symptom Too?
    ... day, what are your medications? Do you nap? He takes Glipizide . Thank you so much....

  44. Need advice
    ... I've been under a lot of stress. I take 20 mg of glipizide twice a day. Friday I was working and had breakfast...

  45. Anybody experienced with Novolog 70/30?
    ... just got put on Novolog 70/30 (pens) today - was on glipizide 20mg before breakfast 20 mg before supper, and NPH...

  46. ACTOS and weight gain
    ... legs were cement blocks. I am now on metformin and glipizide and have no problems....

  47. really low bg levels-question!
    ... an ekg on the spot.. she cut all but 5 mg. of the glipizide out and I'm still on 1000 mg. of metformin in the...

  48. Kidney, Liver, Heart Tests Annually if Over 5 yrs
    ... with glucophage - have been on generic Glucotrol ( glipizide ) and insulin at bedtime, but several years ago, I...

  49. Want to learn about different types of Insulin
    ... intermediate type, 45 units shot at bedtime. I also take 2 glipizide before break. and dinner. I have been getting up with...

  50. Glipizide ER side effects
    ... im on glipizide but i have never had any side effects from it...

  51. High Blood Sugars
    ... a year ago with T2 diabetes. I am taking 15 mg of glipizide morning and night. For the first several months i...
    ... LadieRJK, I think what's happening here is that the glipizide is no longer working satisfactorily for you. This...

  52. help! low in morning, bad..
    ... same amount of meds (2000 mg. Glucophage and 30 mg. glipizide ) per day. I've lost about 30 lbs. in the past 6-8...
    ... Your two medications work in different ways. Glipizide , Glucotrol, works to stimulate insulin production...

  53. Low blood sugar reading
    ... 2000 mg. of Glucophage and 15 mg. 2 times a day of glipizide . I took my morning meds and ate an unusually high...
    ... but he said it just cannot, so the culprit must be glipizide . Just a guess though, I dont have any knowledge of ... 2000 mg. of Glucophage and 15 mg. 2 times a day of glipizide . I took my morning meds and ate an unusually high...

  54. proliferitive retinopathy
    ... laser treatments, Aug. 2005, to metformin 1000 b.i.d., glipizide 10 b.i.d., avandia 4, and there's an avandia 8. ...

Kidney Disorders board

  1. Edema Question
    ... Creatinine numbers. I'm on: Nexium Toporol Exforge Glipizide Lotensin The hands are not staying swollen but...

Hair Loss / Alopecia board

  1. Hair loss
    ... pills I have taken for years and for diabetes. I take Glipizide , Metformin and avantive. I take them twice a day....

Women's Health board

  1. having trouble sleeping
    ... prednisone for Heart Transplant, prempro, calcium, glipizide , lantus, aspirin, pravistatin, fexofedrine, furosimide...