Some alternative uses are showing good effects on prostate cancer.
Yes, it will lower blood sugar in anyone, not just diabetics. For off label use they would need to adjust a dose so a persons blood sugar does not dip too low. Diabetics often use very large doses like 500mg to 1000mg of this med. i'm not sure what doses you are speaking of for the effects on prostate Ca but it can lower blood sugar in anyone and how much is dose dependent.
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