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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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105 Total User Reviews

User Reviews

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Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
10/14/2014 1:05:23 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have lost 21 lbs. but my A1C has raised considerably in teh last few months. My doctor just now told me I should be taking Metformin with it! I had two bladder infections in teh beginning. Now I still have burning and itching. I felt it was worth it due to weight loss. Now I'm afraid to stop taking this and going to the traditional diabetic meds because I don't want to gain the weig ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
10/9/2014 9:53:45 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been taking the 100mg once a day along with Glucophage 1000mg 2x daily, Actos 45mg once daily, and Glimeperide 4mg 2x daily. I had excessive urination the first 2 weeks but that has slowed down a bit. No urinary tract or yeast infections. Drinking plenty of fluids helps. A1C went from 8.1 to 6.6 and within the first 30 days my glimepiride was cut to 2mg. This is working great for me.

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
9/26/2014 8:53:19 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Lowers my blood/sugar all day. I've cut back on my glipizide and Lantus. Some nights I don't use the lantus at all. I've been taking it for eight weeks and I've lost 6lbs!. My A1C is also dropping. Very satisfied with this drug. I do urinate more often but that's fine with me. I drink 4, 16oz bottles of water a day too.

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
9/22/2014 9:16:24 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Yeast infection for 3 months! Not worth the misery. Worst infection I've ever had. Monistat and Diflucan tablets the entire time. My Dr. says it's doing its job by releasing sugar through my urine, just can't stand the discomfort any longer.

Condition: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
9/21/2014 3:27:41 PM

Reviewer: Sheliatkjif, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Had serious doubts because its so new but I have not had anything adverse to speak of...In the beginning I felt slightly lightheaded but remembered that Invoksna can cause dehydration and dehydration can cause light hesdedness...so I drank more water and the dizziness stopped!...I'm fine with it.

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