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How can I stop the diarrhea caused by metformin?

I was just diagnosed with diabetes. Last week my doctor prescribed metformin to me. I take one 500mg pill two times a day. I have been having diarrhea about 2 hours after each dose. Is this normal ...

Posted 25 Feb 2013 4 answers

How long does it take METFORMIN to help me lose weight?

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 2 answers

How much Metformin is too much? Can you overdose on Metformin?

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

Conflicting stories about taking metformin - will it help my weight and PCOS?

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

Hi everyone, I'm just started a new med. Metformin 500mg twice a day?

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

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Metformin - 1000mg x2 day has it caused any weight gain with anyone?

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 4 answers

Safer substitute for Aleve without severe interaction?

taking atorvastatin,jantovin,metoprolol,metformin.haveatrialfribulation;someformofdizziness

Posted 1 day 23 hours ago 1 answer

Is amaryl ok to take with metformin daily? 2 500mg metf er both am and pm; 2mg of amaryl in am onl?

Is it ok to take 2mg Amaryl in AM only, along with 2 500mg MetforminER tablets, both AM &PM... want to be sure I understood to take WITH Met and not replace metformin...

Posted 4 days ago 1 answer

Diabetes, Type 2 - I have cut out all breads, flours, sugar, bad starches (corn,potatoes, rices?

... etc). Been doing a low carb diet but still seeing a high fasting number in the morning of 170 or so. I take 1000 mg of metformin at night with dinner. I do drink lots of crystal light can that be ...

Posted 9 days ago 1 answer

10 mg lantus/1000 mg metformin/ injections?

Hello , I'm 45 year old male with type 2 diabetes. Since I was diagnosed I've been keeping my blood sugar pretty good. Mornings it's around 145 and at night around 100. I've been ...

Posted 5 days ago 1 answer

Glyburide/Metformin - Just been told Im diabetic..was put on glyburide 5mg and metformine 800mg 3?

... days ago..how long will it take for the medication to work... checked my my blood sugar level ..marked 400..went the hospital and 15 units of insulin where passed... Will my body adjust to my ...

Posted 8 days ago 1 answer

I take Premarin vaginal cream for vaginal dryness, and since then have noticed my legs ache every?

... day. I also take Lyrica, Tramadol, Synthroid, Metformin, and Lexapro generic brand

Posted 6 days ago 0 answers

Diabetes, Type 2 - I take a metformin 500 oval pill mfg Amneal. And I poop the pill out. Whole not?

... whole. Is this ok? Please help thanks

Posted 10 days ago 0 answers

Glucophage - I was previously taking metformin for 4 weeks for type 2 diabetis didnt like the side?

effects so my gp has prescribed glucophage. are these tablets not the same ?

Posted 15 days ago 1 answer

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