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Iam type 2 and on metformin,novo log,Lantus I was wondering dies anyone suffer with insomnia ? Oh plus I take sleep pill already from dr?

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Grandview, MO
It's suppose does anyone sorry

Hollywood, FL
I do, and take Trazadone, works great!

Grandview, MO
Thanks i have that too just had stop taking it thought it would be too much but I will give it another try

Living with type 1 diabetes since 2004.
Clovis, NM
I do. I take pills to help me sleep but they don't work.

Grandview, MO
Right I am still up till at least 5am

Magnolia, NJ
Do you take your lantus at night? If so, talk to your endo about switching to morning. I never used to fall asleep before 4am, then my lantus was switched to morning(because of nightime lows) and I have a normal sleep schedule now. Not sure if the insulin was keeping me up, or the nervousness of nighttime lows.

Living with type 2 diabetes since 2006.
Burlington, NC
Try Melatonin, you can get it in different dosages, I only need 5 mg. it's a natural chemical in your brain anyway, no side effects.

Grandview, MO
Thanks everyone for your suggestion I will consider them and try them at this point because I want to go to sleep when my family does

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