Home > Diabetes > Diabetes-What Type Of Medicine Will I Need? Get the Flash Player to see this player. Rate: (Click the stars to rate) Published on Oct 06, 2011 by Cmfhp1, Views: 2747 People with Type 2 diabetes are not always on a medication, but eventually most people will. Individuals with Type 1 will be on mediciation. To learn more about diabetes medicine, watch this video.