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Taking Byetta. Headache, feeling cold, dizziness. Bloating, nausea, hiccups, sleepiness. Can you help?

hi. i feel so sick with using the 10 microgrammes of byetta compred to the 5 . i have headaches feel cold and a bit dizzy too, then i am sick. i want to use it but can i have 5 in the mornings and 10 at night. i usually eat about 10-20 mins after injecting. i also now have hicups and feel sleepy. this is on the 10 dose. what happens if i eat say 1 hour after injecting. i am also bloated and feel nausia for a long time. can u help?
Asked On : Sun, 14 Apr 2013
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
s you have stated these are some minor side effect of Byetta. If these are really affecting your daily routine you should consult your medical specialist & adjust your Byetta dose
After injecting Byetta delaying in meal is not preffered becouse of risk of hypoglycemia. so dont delay in taking meal after injection
Ok Take care
Answered: Sun, 14 Apr 2013
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Internal Medicine Specialist Dr. Andy Fine's  Response
decrease to 5mcg
Answered: Tue, 16 Apr 2013
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