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  1. Chronic Pancreatitis/ Immune Diffecency???
    ... Went for fasting confirmed hypergloucemia. Started on glucotrol 5mg and watching sugar intake. 1mth later my lymphnodes...

Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD) (CRPS) board

  1. What Meds are you all taking?
    ... along with the pills I take for the RSD I am on Glucotrol 10mg 2x a day Avandia 4mg 2x a day Glucophage 500mg...

Thyroid Disorders board

  1. How can I tell if I'm going hyper from too much T4 or T3?
    ... Insulin Oral diabetes drugs such as Diabinese and Glucotrol ) Just in case any of these may be an issue. ...

  2. Question about pain!!!!
    ... now. I'm doing pretty well on Avandia, Starlix, Glucotrol , Metformin. May have developed a resistance...

Eye & Vision board

  1. which meds. cause blurry vision or eye probs?
    ... blocker) for blood pressure Diovan for blood pressure glucotrol for diabetes Does anyone know what drugs are really...

  2. My story - Viaga, Levitra, Cialis, loss of vision, blurry vision, NAION, HELP...
    ... Amazing what just a little exercise will do! I am on glucotrol (7.5 xl) per day taken in the morning. So I'm doing...
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Heart Disorders board

  1. Trouble since heart surgery, need advice
    ... also take Vytorin for cholestorol 40/10. I do take glucotrol 7.5 mg. in the morning for diabetes. I try to space...

High & Low Blood Pressure board

  1. Is Norvasc Hurting me more than helping?
    ... holestorol, a small amount of a beta blocker for BP too and glucotrol for blood sugar. Quite a mix! But I have heard many...
    ... anyway. I'm feeling like a zombie! AM: Metoprolol Glucotrol 7.5 XL PM Metoprolol Vytorin 40/10 Diovan...

  2. Atenolol
    ... Now that my diabetes is under very good control with glucotrol , maybe I should ask her to give me back the diazide...

High Cholesterol board

  1. Having problems!
    ... disheartening. I have to blame it on all my meds. I take glucotrol , diovan, a beta blocker and statins, also a diuretic...

  2. Vytorin side effects?
    ... diabetic but have that under control very well with just glucotrol once a day. I wonder if the vytorin is causing me...

  3. Arizona...About your dad....
    ... JJ, The Glipizide is the generic form of Glucotrol . Your husband is on 20 different meds? Wow, that...
    ... JJ, The Glipizide is the generic form of Glucotrol . Your husband is on 20 different meds? Wow, that ... since his hospital stay? OK, then he takes the Glucotrol . I knew he took something else, but wasn't sure of...
    ... Found out tonight he takes the Glucophage and the Glucotrol , God I go nuts trying to remember all these names...
    ... Found out tonight he takes the Glucophage and the Glucotrol , God I go nuts trying to remember all these names...

  4. Are these number oK?
    ... have to take blood pressure meds and a small dose of glucotrol for diabetes. My weight is good, though I have gained...

Diabetes board

  1. Weight
    ... are on.... some medicines are timed-release (like Glucotrol XR) and it doesn't matter when you take it. Other...

  2. Question
    ... with taking the actos, januvia and the increase of glucotrol is to watch for symptoms of low blood sugar symptoms...

  3. Question
    ... meds 2 yrs ago after the heart attack. Actos, and glucotrol . Actually my cardiologist had recommended the change ... 50 lbs. I then changed to Januvia and kept with the glucotrol . Each time I do my blood work my levels are always ... spiriva, and singulair 10mg diabeties: januvia 100mg, glucotrol 20mg, actos 15mg acid reflux: aciphex 20mg high...

  4. Is it posible to go back to taking oral meds instead of insulin....
    ... for over 2 years. Have gone back to using oral meds- Glucotrol and Metformin - for over a year now with excellent...

  5. Glucose up at night
    ... journey nearly 20 years ago now, I was on glipizide ( Glucotrol ) - it worked quite well for me for several years with...

  6. can someone tell me what this means?
    ... still on one of his oral meds...either glucophage or glucotrol . The other was discontinued. Thanks again, friends...

  7. Question about diabetes and colonoscopy
    ... started lantus (insulin) at nighttime. I also take glucotrol . I was taking Avandia but have stopped taking that...

  8. Anyone else have bowel problems that could be related to their diabetes?
    ... which is another form of glucophage. I also take glucotrol . I got off Avandia a few months ago. They also started...

  9. Diabetic Neuropathy?
    ... as soon as I stopped taking it and was prescribed Glucotrol that pain stopped completely. Talk to your doctor...

  10. Hi to all,
    ... My doctor changed me from Metformin to Glucotrol . No more muscles spasms since changing. One works...

  11. Confused about oral med or insulin
    ... ACTOplusMet (Actos & metformin) twice a day. Next, Glucotrol XL was added to the ACTOplusMet. My blood sugars...

  12. Did anybody else have this problem?
    ... the diabetes specialist in the doctor's office and Glucotrol XL was added in addition to what I was taking. Since...

  13. Newly diagnosed
    ... t enough to not be medicated. The started me on Glucotrol XL (generic is glipizide) last Friday. My question...
    ... said, but I'd like to bring up something else. Glucotrol (glipizide) is a sulfonyurea drug. It works by stimulating ... question your doctor as to why he/she chose to use Glucotrol as the first medication. Normally nowadays sulfonyureas...

  14. Diabetes
    ... with Metformin and Ameryl. Ameryl works the same as Glucotrol by making the pancrease output more insulin. My first ... which I think is about normal. As for comparing mg of Glucotrol to Amaryl I have no idea as numbers could be counted...

  15. Do you think I am too low?
    ... with type II for two years and have been on 5 mg/ glucotrol xl. My newest numbers are tg 82 fasting and a1c 5...

  16. Metformin XL side effects
    ... new med. Before it, she was taking 1 1/2 tablets of glucotrol twice a day and the doc prescribed metformin to be ... bs down. It got as high as 500 before it on the glucotrol . She hasn't been eating very well for about a 4 months...

  17. What to do to bring high BS down
    ... yesterday with her new med. She now takes 1 1/2 tabs of glucotrol 2x a day and 2x a day metformin. It's amazing the...

  18. How do these meds affect insulin production or resistance?
    ... Hi wb, Glyburide and Glucotrol are sulfonyureas, which cause the pancreas to produce...
    ... organs. Thanks. Avandia, metformin, glyburide, glucotrol . wb I understand that you would worry about...

  19. Glucotrol
    ... Glucotrol (glipizide) belongs in a class of drugs known as sulfonylur ... is usually the first drug of choice, switching to Glucotrol when metformin becomes less effective....
    ... the difference!. We discussed it, and he decided on Glucotrol . He prescribed 5mg and told me to break them in half...

  20. Glucose levels after heart surgery
    ... had problems with my diabetes. I have been on5 mgs. glucotrol XL for 7 months with excellent control. Since the ... internist from the hospital said to take an extra 5 mg. Glucotrol in the late afternoon, which I've been doing. The ... will last? Could it be permanent? The small amount of glucotrol that I took in the morning always kept my sugar levels...
    ... too high at night after I take the late afternoon glucotrol again. Did your levels stablize after a couple of...
    ... so I could comment on this problem. I have taken Glucotrol for a while (2 yrs) and have occasionally had the ... adding another pill, add it in the morning. Even the Glucotrol Web site says that this med should be taken in the...
    ... my doctor to return on Monday. Can I ask how much Glucotrol you take every morning and if it's regular or XL?...
    ... are on the wrong track. I started with 2.5 mg of Glucotrol XL, then 5 mg, then 2.5 again, of the generic glipizide ... switched me over to Byetta. My first day without Glucotrol was Thursday. My understanding of the glipizide...
    ... went to the internist today and she added another 2.5 glucotrol in the morning, just as you said. The only thing is ... is a big thing too. I was always so happy that the glucotrol controlled it so well on the first try.They all seem...
    ... Internist told me to take an extra 2.5 mgs. glucotrol in the AM for a total of 7.5. I saw the endo doctor...
    ... metformin can cause so many problems. So far the added glucotrol is doing pretty well. You sure were right though about ... short term. I think I would rather just up the dose of glucotrol to 10mg. for awhile or try the injectible pen for...

  21. Blood Pressure & Diabetes
    ... I take glucotrol for diabetes and diovan (ace inhibitor) for blood...

  22. diabetes/constipation connection
    ... 5 mgs. daily Glucotrol did it for me and I'm really doing well. Of course...
    ... three years ago. He has been on Glucophage with Glucotrol or Glipizide and then Glucophage with Glyburide along...

  23. High BS Readings All The Time
    ... how bad my diabetes had gotten, the doctor put me on glucotrol (5 mgs. xl)...

  24. A1C---what is a nomal range for non-diabetic
    ... the dose to every other day. I only take 5 Mg. of Glucotrol . I started taking the medicine in November when...

  25. Dawn Phenomenon
    ... After I eat, it goes even higher. I've tried taking my glucotrol and then waiting for a half an hour to eat, but it...

  26. Diabetes and cataract surgery
    ... the second one and nothing has changed. I also take Glucotrol XL 5mg two twice a day. I am worried about the surgery...

  27. Switched to Actos (nervous)
    ... on Actos today. Have to see if it helps me. I am on Glucotrol 2 tabs. twice a day, Metformin 500mg twice a day and...

  28. Is metformin dangerous?
    ... complications with other diabetes meds. For instance, Glucotrol or any sulfahrea (sp. sorry) can cause major problems...

  29. Inositol?
    ... erratic, at least for me. I'm also on Avandia and Glucotrol . My supplements I don't always keep up with very...

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

  31. Lots of drugs.
    ... I'm 26 and I currently take... 2 tablets daily of Glucotrol 10mg. 1 tablet daily of Avandia 8mg. 1 tablet daily...

  32. Continuing to have low bs attacks!
    ... fasting and would go over the 200 range. I was put on Glucotrol which didn't help and then switched to insulin ( I...

  33. metformin and avandia combined
    ... is my 2nd meal of the day. i also am on 30 mgs of glucotrol but i stopped 20 mgs and sometimes just take the 10...

  34. I need HELP again
    ... this, am a new Diabetic since October. Am now taking Glucotrol , 2.5 mg for a week and this morning started 5mg. ...
    ... insulin. They are a far better option long term. Glucotrol is designed to make your body produce more insulin ... in the first place is what caused your condition. Glucotrol is more like a band aid than the others. That's probably ... I need more info. I'm assuming that you're taking glucotrol xl (extended release). What are your meals like?...
    ... 25 mg Atenalol, 40 mg Zocor, 20 mg Lexapro, 5 mg Glucotrol and a water pill. Oh, I also take Potassium. ...

  35. still doing well on atkins diet
    ... working with a trainer 2 days a week. I take two glucotrol tablets per day and my doctor just changed me from...

  36. Fasting Blood Sugar High
    ... again. I take 18 units of lantus/day as well as 2 glucotrol tablets/day. Does this happen to anyone else?...
    ... again. I take 18 units of lantus/day as well as 2 glucotrol tablets/day. Does this happen to anyone else? ...

  37. Facial fluslhinr
    ... on occassion & with no set pattern. He was taking glucotrol & the first time it happened he had just swallowed ... the glucotrol & took about 6 steps before becoming dizzy & turning...
    ... Is the Glucotrol the only medication he is on? I ask that because other...

  38. help! low in morning, bad..
    ... two medications work in different ways. Glipizide, Glucotrol , works to stimulate insulin production from the pancreas...

  39. Glucophage Is Not Controlling My Diabetes.
    ... fastings overnight are 180. im also taking 30 mgs of Glucotrol . my doc says if the Glucophage doesnt help the only...
    ... fastings overnight are 180. im also taking 30 mgs of Glucotrol . my doc says if the Glucophage doesnt help the only...
    ... and went back on my avandia 4mgs with my 30 mgs of glucotrol XL. i called my doctor and told him all this and he...
    ... and went back on my avandia 4mgs with my 30 mgs of glucotrol XL. i called my doctor and told him all this and he...

  40. My Type II Husband's Typical Day
    ... for 4 hours. He gets home, eats dinner then takes 2 Glucotrol , then goes back to bed for about an hour. [IMG] ...

  41. just starting glucophage XR 750 mgs
    ... usually around 120 or lower. im also taking 30mgs of glucotrol daily. and more medicines for my blood pressure....

  42. hello everyone!some advice please!
    ... medicines I seem to experience low blood sugar im on glucotrol its been a month and I am unable to return to work...

  43. Upset Stomach.
    ... I'm Type 2. I take Glucophage XR, Avandia and Glucotrol . Just about every morning my stomach gets very upset...

  44. Splendra
    ... confusion. I take Glucophage 500mg twice daily and Glucotrol 10mg once daily. Glucophage is described as a medicine...

Addiction & Recovery board

  1. Ultram addiction
    ... they put me on along with Metformin 2000MG a day and Glucotrol ...What is this everyone is saying about Ultram/Tramadol...