Type 2 Diabetics have an alternative to Insulin in Byetta. The new drug is particularly good for those who find difficulty in losing weight.Normally Insulin inducing drugs make Type 2 Diabetics put on weight.We will be researching this new drug in due course. It would be great if diabetics out there who are taking insulin can comment about their problems with weight gain whilst on Insulin. If you are one of these Diabetics that has switched successfully from Insulin please let us know how your weight problems are going - are you losing weight or just stabilizing.
There was some concern about complications arising from using this drug. Let us know if you have had any serious complications from using it.