if I stopped taking it.
It's definitely worth asking to switch medications if it's causing pain (though metformin does cause intestinal problems which for some do eventually go away). But as metformin is a diabetic med. to stop could make it hard to control you blood sugars, so if you stop, monitor you sugars really well.
- Metformin Information for Consumers
- Metformin Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Metformin (detailed)
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