Have had type 2 diabetes for about 4 years


Q: Have had type 2 diabetes for about 4 years. Taking 500mg of metformin 2x a day. Also taking 50 mcg of levothroxine for hypothyroidism And 1.25 mg of ramipril to protect the kidneys. Last blood work was not as good as it should be. A1c was6.6, glocuse was 139. Dr. Wants to add a weekly injection of tanzeum. I'M not comfortable with this and want your opinion. Havent had the chance to talk to my dr. yet. Info came from her staff.


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