What is Nesina Diabetes Medication?
Nesina is a prescription diabetes medication to be used simultaneously with a healthy diet and exercise to achieve improved blood sugar control in adults with type 2 diabetes. Nasina is not meant to be used by people with type 1 diabetes or people with diabetic ketoacidosis, and when taken without proper diet and exercise Nasina is not likely to lower or control blood sugar.
Precautions of using Nesina Diabetes Medication:
Do not take Nasina if you have type 1 diabetes, or if you are allergic to any ingredients in Nasina. Stop taking this medication if you are hypersensitive to Nasina, or if you have had one of the following allergic reactions:
- Swelling of lips, throat, tongue, or any areas on the face
- Difficulty breathing
- Difficulty swallowing
- Any abnormalities of the skin including rash, hives, flaking, peeling, or itching
Nasina users may have severe pancreatitis, and other health conditions can increase your chances of getting pancreatitis.
Make sure to tell your doctor if you have/have had any of the following:
- Kidney or liver problems
- Are pregnant or planning to become pregnant
- Breast-feeding or planning on breast feeding
- If you have any other serious medical condition
Tell your doctor if you are currently taking any other medications, or if you should be taking any other medications. Make sure you also talk to your doctor before discontinuing any medication.
How to use Nasina Diabetes Medication:
Nasina should be taken according to the doctors directions, if you are unsure of this ask a pharmacist or your doctor. Generally, Nasina should be taken once per day. You can take Nasina with or without food, if you forget to take your medication take it as soon as possible. NEVER take 2 Nasina at the same time.
Side-effects of Nasina:
- Allergic Reactions like mentioned above
- Nausea and vomiting
- Stomach pain
- Unusual or unexplained fatigue
- Loss of appetite
- Dark urine
- Yellow skin
- Low blood sugar
- Shaking or feeling jittery
- Fast heartbeat
- Change in vision
- Change in mood
More common side effects include coughing, sneezing, runny nose, sore throat, or other cold like symptoms. Make sure if you are having the more serious side effects, or a prolonged experience with the more common symptoms call your doctor.
Nesina Diabetes Medication information is expected to change throughout the next few years as it is still a fairly new product. Also keep Nasina and other medications out of reach of children. Make sure to store Nasina at 68-77 degrees, and do not forget to report any other side effects to the FDA. The FDA can be reached at 1-800-FDA-1088. Make sure to talk to your doctor before starting or discontinuing the use of any medication.