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Metformin - can you absolutely not drink any alcohol???

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kaismama 20 Feb 2015

Drinking with it can cause a very serious condition called lactic acidosis.

Delila 22 Feb 2015

Hi, to read the interaction risk report (between Metformin & alcohol) click on the link below:
https://www.drugs.com/interactions-check.php?drug_list=1573-0,1034-14582

To read what (potential side effect) Lactic acidosis is, click on this link:
https://www.drugs.com/enc/lactic-acidosis.html

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