Join the 'Metformin' group to help and get support from people like you.
We found 769 questions associated with the 'Metformin' topic.
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 • 9 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 • 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
i am going on holiday is it all right to have an alcholic drink
Posted 19 Sep 2013 • 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 • 10 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 take 2 in the morning and 2 in the evening just wondering what I am doing wrong to make them not dissolve and therefore not do there job.
Posted 5 Sep 2013 • 3 answers
I take metformin 1000 twice daily. Can I increase my metformin or take it 3 times daily to make up for the lantus?
Posted 21 May 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 • 8 answers
I'm taking 1000 Metformin in a.m. and 1000 Metformin in p.m. and having 4 - 6 episodes of explosive explosive diarrhea 4 - 6 times a a day. I try to control it with 4 - 5 Imodium a day. Does ...
Posted 2 Aug 2011 • 2 answers
Ask a Question
Related Condition Support Groups
Related Drug Support Groups
Metformin Patient Information at Drugs.com
- Metformin Information for Consumers
- Metformin Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Metformin (detailed)