Actos Side Effects

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  1. link Cozetter
    vision problems with actos
    My sugar has never been very high. I had a7.2 AiC a couple of years ago, but brought it down to 6.2. They put me on metformin which caused joint or bone pain and hair loss. I discontinued this and they put me on actos which caused swelling and all th - 51% more...
    Cozetter- over a year ago - 5 Replies - in Actos
  2. link Painbomb
    There's a mouthwash/tonic that can actually help lower blood sugar, the cinnamon version of Death-Breath Zero, website: [link removed] I know it helps because my mom is diabetic & she's using it.
    Painbomb- over a year ago
  3. link Painbomb
    There's a Mouthwash that can actually help with diabetes, the cinnamon version of Death-Breath Zero, website is: [link removed].
    Painbomb- over a year ago
  4. link Kennethl
    Actos swelling in feet, shortness of breath, weight gain, diabetes, loss of appetite
    Since taking Actos I have had swelling in feet and legs, shortness of breath and weight gain. I quit taking it for a week and some of the swelling went down and I lost about five lbs. I don't want my diabetes to get out of control but neither can I a - 8% more...
    Kennethl- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Actos
  5. link Mg of Il
    Today I went to an endocrinologist for the first time. I have Type II diabetes and have been on three diabetic meds, including Actos. This doctor immediately took me off of Actos - reasons: causes bladder cancer (mostly in smokers), causes swelling o - 68% more...
    Mg of Il- over a year ago
  6. link Botekariuki
    my doctorjust told me to stop taking actos because it has been found to result in swollen feet
    Botekariuki- over a year ago
  7. link Ammy
    There are actually some side effects like dry skin, dry mouth, loss of appetite, etc, caused by this medicine when it interacts with some food and some other drugs. To know more about the effects and interactions visit http://www.internationaldrugmar - 7% more...
    Ammy- over a year ago
  8. link Yorfutrxhsbnd
    Possible link with bladder cancer
    Does anyone know anything about this? I have read some things online, but its difficult to tell who is crazy and who is not when it comes to these things. All drugs have side effects; It is the number and type of side effect everyone has to weigh aga - 13% more...
    Yorfutrxhsbnd- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Actos
  9. link Ianc
    You don't say what it is that you think is odd.
    Ianc- over a year ago
  10. link Lyonsvivian
    Actos swelling of legs, time blood, abdominal pain, nauseated, servere
    Servere abdominal pain upper left, extreme swelling of legs and feet, nauseated at time, blood pressure high most of the time, weight gain that I can't seem to lose.
    Lyonsvivian- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Actos
  11. link Yorfutrxhsbnd
    What kind of abdominal pain are you experiencing? I work out a lot and have very defined abs. Often they feel sore, even when I don't work out. If I touch them they sometimes feel as if they are bruised (even if I haven't worked them out for a week o - 55% more...
    Yorfutrxhsbnd- over a year ago
  12. link Blanca564
    Actos diabetes type ii, actos 30mg, dizzy light, throbbing headache, severe anxiety
    In January of 2008 I was diagnosed with Diabetes Type II, I was prescribed 500 mg of Metformin twice a day. After six weeks of therapy it was still ranging in the 200+, then the doctor added Actos 30mg and Lipitor 20 mg. One month after taking these, - 76% more...
    Blanca564- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Actos
  13. link Yorfutrxhsbnd
    Lipitor made me feel as if I had Alzheimers disease 40 -50 years too early. As soon as I stopped my memory improved, but there is some concern in the medical community that statins might permanently destroy memory. You wont hear that in the company's - 76% more...
    Yorfutrxhsbnd- over a year ago
  14. link Yorfutrxhsbnd
    Not sure yet but I think Actos raised my BP by 30 points
    I'm on multiple medications for blood pressure, diabetes, cardiomyopathy, neuropathy and other conditions. I have recently changed blood pressure medications, stopping the beta blockers which I suspect have ruined my life because of the SEVERE fatigu - 82% more...
    Yorfutrxhsbnd- over a year ago - in Actos
  15. link Beckyl
    Actos sick sinus syndrome, pace maker, tachycardia, swollen tongue, lips
    Taking Actos 30 mg have atrial fibrillation, sick sinus syndrome, bradycardia, tachycardia, finally a pace maker
    Beckyl- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Actos
  16. link Aurea
    My son received medication and his symptom were: tachycardia, difficulty breathing, swollen tongue and lips.
    Aurea- over a year ago
  17. link Ilenem
    effect on eyes
    I have a cateract but it's on the back side of my eye. Is this a side effect from taking actos? Have taken it since aboutsix or seven years
    Ilenem- over a year ago - in Actos
  18. link Lovelyinkedlady
    Actos clearity, medication, dreams, sleep
    I've been on Actos since Aug 09. Since then I've had an undocumented experience with very vivid in color, subject, and clarity of dreams. I've had dreams before but not to this extreme. I've actually had them wake me up. Cause me not to sleep well at - 51% more...
    Lovelyinkedlady- over a year ago - in Actos
  19. link Foodboy
    Actos parotid gland, time breathing, hard time
    could anyone tell me if swelling of the parotid gland has happened when use this drug.Also swelling in the face.
    Foodboy- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Actos
  20. link Cvamp187
    My mother had terrible swelling in her neck and face, and had a hard time breathing from it. Stopped taking it and it went down. Please check with your doctor before you stop taking it.
    Cvamp187- over a year ago
  21. link Lfloyd134
    Actos burning sensation, water pills, tongue, starlix, leg swelling
    Leg swelling, bad feeling of being flushed-hot-in head area-numbness of tongue or burning sensation of tongue and lethargic too. What is this? Since taking Actos, I have gained weight and want to eat all the time. I am diabetic and also on Lipitor, M - 37% more...
    Lfloyd134- over a year ago - in Actos
  22. link Patkellyauctions
    Actos macular edema, cateract surgery, actos 15, legally blind, kenalog
    In Jan 2000 I was put on Actos 15 mil per day then to 25 mil then in Oct 01 I was given 35 mil per day, Macular Edema in Nov. then put on Avanida 4mil A M 4mil in P M after lasor, shots of kenalog, cateract surgery, still legally blind
    Patkellyauctions- over a year ago - in Actos
  23. link Sjafox
    Actos going to sleep, diabet, puls
    Been on Actos since last March 2005 weight went up about 20 pounds now my feet our so cold and feel like they going to sleep all the time. Dr. said could be, just walk more. I am 76 just found out in Mar. I was diabet. Puls I am on other meds.
    Sjafox- over a year ago - in Actos
  24. link Tsamson
    Actos Forums
    My doctor placed me Actos today to control my blood sugar. I stopped taking Avandia because of a 25 pound weight gain and very very swollen legs and feet. I also had extreme shorness of breath with the Avandia. I'm afraid this will happen again. Anyo - 13% more...
    Tsamson- over a year ago - in Actos
  25. link Sally.sibthorpe
    Actos high blood sugar, burning sensation, nauseated, lethargic, tongue
    A few hours after taking my first dose, I awoke with a horrible burning sensation on my tongue. My face was numb in the area around my mouth, and I felt lethargic and nauseated. Ditto on the second dose...after that I stopped taking it. I'd rather ha - 8% more...
    Sally.sibthorpe- over a year ago - in Actos
  26. link Dorthyward1
    Actos bone cancer, eye lid, protien, higher then, hed
    weaking of the lower eye lid muscle, which leaves the eye looking drupey. Surgery is the cure. Anyone have anything close to this? let me know if you do. Also, higher then normal protien count in the blood. Dont be alarmed, not bone cancer, we alread - 8% more...
    Dorthyward1- over a year ago - in Actos