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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 3 answers

Xenical - Do you have to take 3 tablets a day?

I've just started taking it for 5 days and I'm taking 1 tablet a day should I take more ? I have been described this along with metformin I've been going to the the gym 10 hours a week ...

Posted 1 day 13 hours ago 1 answer

Diabetes, Type 2 - Is metformin an glyburide an lisinopril an aspirin an vitamin d safe to take all?

Is metformin a safe drug it gives me the runs is that normal?

Posted 18 days ago 2 answers

I take Glipiide - Januvia in the morning When should I take Invokana?

Also take Metformin the rest of the day

Posted 10 days ago 1 answer

Can Metformin Cause Pancretitis?

Posted 6 days ago 0 answers

Zantac with Metformin? OK?

Posted 19 Jul 2014 2 answers

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