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User Reviews & Ratings - Invokana Oral


Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Invokana Oral.

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138 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
4/16/2015 11:48:45 AM

Reviewer: RWYates, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I was taking Glipizide and Metformin. I was getting regular morning blood sugar spikes over 200. My Dr. substituted Invokana and Januvia. Within a day my blood sugar readings stabilized to 70 - 100 (max). Over 3 months my A1C went from 8.1 to 5.9 (it's now at 5.5 one year later). I'm down 65 pounds over that time frame (with a lot of hard work and counting carbs, fat, and calories. The onl ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
4/2/2015 2:40:14 PM

Reviewer: nana, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I began taking 300mgs in Sept. 2014.My a1c was 15.After 3 mos.,it came down to 5.6.I had a yeast infection in the beginning and a uti,resulting from my high bs.One yeast infection since.OTC products didn't work.After a culture,I used boric acid suppositories,prescribed by my doctor.They worked,and I now eat yogurt and take probiotics.So far,so good.

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
3/21/2015 4:19:42 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Didn't take long enough to assess effectiveness. Immediately gave me a severe yeast infection. had a bladder infection 1 week later that may also have been due to the drug.

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
3/16/2015 6:09:53 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
The drug works great to lower my blood sugar, but it causes migraines for me. Severe migraines. I had the same experience with Farxiga.

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
3/14/2015 3:04:53 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have been taking this medication for one month I have notice I have dry mouth and vaginal itching.

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