Glucophage (Metformin) is a prescription medication licensed for the treatment of type 2 diabetes. The drug is commonly thought to cause weight loss, although studies have shown mixed results.
It is not entirely clear if metformin causes weight loss however, it seems that people taking metformin do not gain weight.
It is not known if metformin has any effect on weight in people who do not have diabetes.
- Glucophage Information for Consumers
- Glucophage Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Glucophage (detailed)
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
Posted 26 Jul 2009 • 1 answer
Posted 17 Jun 2010 • 1 answer
Posted 16 Mar 2011 • 1 answer
Posted 30 Dec 2014 • 1 answer
Posted 31 May 2015 • 2 answers