Diabetes Forecast

The Healthy Living Magazine

How Long Does It Take for Diabetes Medication to Work?

All medications work differently in the body, regardless of whether you take insulin or oral type 2 drugs. So while you may notice blood glucose improvements immediately after taking one drug, you may have to wait a couple weeks with another.

Check out our handy chart to understand how long each drug will generally take to work:

Click here for more information about the above drugs.

Click here for more about type 2 medications and what it takes for them to work.


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