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Weight Loss board

  1. Insulin Resistance - Metformin???
    ... because of the major weight gain. my doctor has me on symlin twice a day. but not helping. anyone have any idea...

Diabetes board

  1. !!Please Help!!! I need some answers on something!!
    ... I put up a post because i'm new to the injection " Symlin ". First off all, I was on oral meds for a long time ... before meals, Lantus 30 units in the night, and now Symlin 15mcg before meals. My blood sugars are so high and...

  2. Symlin
    ... Symlin tends to make you nauseated when you take it, and ... it, it works incredibly well in curbing appetite. Symlin is a form of amylin, which diabetics (type 1s at least...
    ... have perosnal choice insurance but they wont cover symlin because its a non-insulin injectable. Has anyone ... could anyone give me some suggestions? As i love symlin but its so expensive to pay out of pocket and my docotr...
    ... up paying $10.00 copays, this is the same with the Symlin , hope that the info helps!. What dose of Symlin are...
    ... twice a day. Is byetta basically the same thing? Symlin is great though and i think i may switch my doctor...

  3. Byetta and insulin used together
    ... have just about packed up, you could consider using Symlin instead of Byetta, together with your insulin. Discuss...
    ... have just about packed up, you could consider using Symlin instead of Byetta, together with your insulin. Discuss ... appointment on the 30th. I have been researching Symlin and will be asking my physician if she feels this...

  4. How come no one is on Symlin??
    ... Hi Jen, I'm on a pump, but I don't use Symlin . I have gastroparesis, so it's contraindicated....
    ... my bg's are well controlled, I see no reason to use Symlin . Another friend of mine tried it and didn't like ... with it. Sorry we couldn't be of more help re the Symlin , but if you want to talk pumping, there are several...
    ... But I could not drop the pounds. Endo suggested Symlin to control after meal bloodsugar and drop weight....
    ... really need to lose between 20-40 lbs. I'm not taking Symlin more than twice a day and sometimes only once. Keep...

  5. Symlin users???
    ... 3194015]I would like to hear what people think about Symlin . Just started on it...again. Dosages and how often ... . Thanks....Jen :) I started Symlin about 3 weeks ago and love it. I have lost about...

  6. Please Help Me If You Can!!!!
    ... If you start taking Symlin start out low doses like 4 u before meals, slowly...

  7. diabetes advice
    ... reason! I've been on the pump for 10 yrs. also tried Symlin but my new Dr. doesn't like it???????? advise please...

  8. Should I go with an insulin pump?
    ... taking? an insulin sensitizer or Januvia, Byetta or Symlin might help reduce your insulin requirements too. I...
    ... Lantus and Humalin R 500.I will ask my doctor about the Symlin although I was on Byetta before and it didn't seem...

  9. Shocked!!!!!
    ... in my life! My last appointment he started me on Symlin and Chantix. I have been feeling so good about the...
    ... smart! She does not like the fact that I'm using Symlin . I just started it a few months prior..Also the past ... hours etc. So thats why my previous Dr. had me go on Symlin . She said I should have complications by now and...

  10. Very Worried Levels Way Too High
    ... I have a pump with novolog. I just started taking Symlin something you may consider. Let me know how you are...

  11. Weight gain
    ... Water.....just kidding. Try Symlin !...

  12. Brittle Diabetes- Need help!!
    ... She takes Symlin , Lantus ,novolog...
    ... a pump user for 10 yrs. now. I just started taking Symlin . Any way it is the patient who needs to take care ... pump. Not any other insulin's. Its good she is on Symlin . But yet I've never been SO confused about anything...
    ... isn't a sick joke! She should only use a pump and Symlin . Check her bg all the time and log them. How old is...

  13. when nothing works
    ... insulin resistance is already coming in to play. Symlin may be something to look into adding in the future ... insulin needs are before adding a variable like that. Symlin is a drug that is injected with meals to prevent post...

  14. DH needs a insulin pump, need advice on how to convince docs of that too
    ... likely be more effective. These include oral meds, symlin , diet, exercise, and weight loss....

  15. just a question
    ... new medication on the market for T1 diabetics called Symlin , which has to be given by shot. It slows the absorption...

  16. Type 1's: How to Manage Stress-Related High BS?
    ... used more often in conjunction with insulin for T1s. Symlin apparently has a similar effect. But Metformin is...

  17. Symlin Question
    ... eat lunch and dinner. i was thinking about trying symlin but i thought it would take place of the novolog, ... then doc said no u take all your meds plus the symlin . so now i dont know if i want another shot 2-3 times...
    ... Hi, I recently started Symlin . Its been two month's but I finally have it figured...
    ... Sapphires, do you take Symlin ? If you do how has your experience been on it? ...
    ... Stella, Did you end up going on Symlin ? Just curious how you like it. Jen...

  18. symlin
    ... What is your current dose of Symlin ? How often are you taking it. From my experiance ... you are feeling sick. It took me awhile to figure Symlin out but I feel great on 10u for now. Jen...

  19. Symlin?
    ... Hello. Symlin is an injectable drug that SLOWS DOWN Gastric Motility ... would be tempted to eat more food. The problem with Symlin is this: Most people with Diabetes will develop (by...
    ... Hello. Symlin is an injectable drug that SLOWS DOWN Gastric Motility ... would be tempted to eat more food. The problem with Symlin is this: Most people with Diabetes will develop (by...
    ... "The problem with Symlin is this: Most people with Diabetes will develop (by ... MOST people will develop gastroparesis from using Symlin . geesh Kat...

  20. cinnamon users
    ... That sounds great if you aren't using Symlin . So for me to add Symlin to my diet I have to make...

Immune Disorders board

  1. Diabetes 1.5, U500, Breast Cancer, Is their a relationship?
    ... gained weight. Ask your endo about a drug called Symlin in addition to regular insulin. Type 1 diabetics ... full when you eat, so it is possible to over eat. Symlin is used along side insulin to help give you that full...