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I have been diagnosed with insulin resistance Nov 2011. Taking METFORMIN, HCL ER 2000mg (since 11/4/11 worked my way up to full dose). Been on full dose for 2.5 weeks now. No weight loss. I am ...
Posted 15 Dec 2011 • 3 answers
My gyno prescribed metformin 500 mg 2 x day for PCOS. He said it was an anti-diabetic but that it is also taken for PCOS. I have had a hard time managing my weight and he thought that it would help. ...
Posted 14 May 2012 • 4 answers
I am prescribed to 2.5 1000mg Metformin per day. However, that doesn't seem to be enough, because my blood sugar had been around 300 lately. I feel like I need to take 4 pills per day to keep it ...
Posted 30 Nov 2012 • 2 answers
for weight loss only. I'm not diabetic. What are the side effects that you are getting on this. I also read alot of people are cutting carbs and sugar. My pharmacist told me I didn't need ...
Posted 26 May 2011 • 9 answers
A1C normal for 4 years, should I ask doc to reduce cause I feel I'm gaining weight the longer I'm taking it, but I have no other side effects. Weight gain is not a phobia/image thing ...
Posted 3 Dec 2012 • 5 answers
I just started taking Metformin for PCOS. I am have a great deal of diarrhea. Will this ever go away? I don't want to spend my life in the bathroom. Also, has anyone had weight loss with this ...
Posted 7 May 2006 • 3 answers
My father's metformin and metoprolol medications stipulate twice a day with meals. what is the minimum interval of the dosages? I am cocerned about the erratic manner he i given these ...
Posted 24 Apr 2013 • 2 answers
Posted 7 Feb 2013 • 1 answer
When first diagnosed with diabetes, I was given Victoza, and had no noticable side effects. My dr added Metformin, 500mg 2xday, because my AC1 was still 7, and gave me Lisinopril to protect my ...
Posted 11 Mar 2013 • 6 answers
I see a lot of women who are happy with their weight loss results while on metformin, but I notice it is also in conjuction with a lifestyle change in diet and exercise. What I'd like to know is ...
Posted 13 Jul 2012 • 6 answers
My wife can not swallow some of the larger pills
Posted 6 days ago • 0 answers
... pain,sleepy,dizziness I have stop taking my metaformin.. What can I do now
Posted 4 days ago • 2 answers
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Doctor told me to take METFORMIN HCL 500 mg , becuse I'm having trouble urinating. I experienced REALY bad dizziness, with a nawza many times after taking one. I felt bad for 3 days. Is there ...
Posted 8 days ago • 1 answer
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