Type 2 diabetes can be frustrating. Sometimes, no matter how hard you try, you just don't see the results. Your needs change over time and the medicine that worked before may not be enough now. You may need to take your treatment plan in another direction.
It may be time to talk to your doctor about BYDUREON. BYDUREON is an injectable prescription medicine used just once a week that may help improve blood sugar in adults with type 2 diabetes when used along with diet and exercise. BYDUREON may be able to help you reach the blood sugar goal you have agreed on with your doctor.
Take a closer look at BYDUREON
BYDUREON is not a weight-loss drug. Individual results may vary.
*In a 24-week study, adults with type 2 diabetes taking BYDUREON 2 mg with diet and exercise alone or with other diabetes pills, lowered A1C by an average of 1.6% (starting at 8.5%) and additionally reduced weight by an average of 5 pounds (starting at 214 pounds). BYDUREON is not a weight-loss drug. Individual results may vary.
The most common side effects with BYDUREON may include nausea, diarrhea, headache, vomiting, constipation, itching at the injection site, a small bump (nodule) at the injection site, and indigestion. Nausea is most common when you first start using BYDUREON, but decreases over time in most people as their body gets used to the medicine.
BYDUREON is an injectable prescription medicine that may improve blood sugar (glucose) in adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus, and should be used along with diet and exercise.
BYDUREON is not recommended as the first choice of medicine for treating diabetes.
BYDUREON is not a substitute for insulin and is not for people with type 1 diabetes or people with diabetic ketoacidosis.
BYDUREON is a long-acting form of the medication in BYETTA® (exenatide) injection so both drugs should not be used at the same time.
It is not known if BYDUREON can be used in people with a history of pancreatitis or if BYDUREON is safe and effective for use in children.
Making a change in your type 2 diabetes treatment is just one of the ways that can help get your blood sugar where you and your doctor want it. So take the next step and download our Doctor Discussion Guideto help you talk to your doctor about once-weekly BYDUREON today.