Hi, it isn't really advisable to drink whilst taking Metformin... there is a risk of contracting a condition known as lactic acidosis. You could discuss this with your doctor to see how high the risks are? But please click on the link to read the interaction warning: https://www.drugs.com/interactions-check.php?drug_list=1573-0,1034-14582
Also drinking can raise your blood sugar. Its not safe to drink much when you have diabetes.
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