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If a non diabetic accidentally takes metformin

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Is it ok to increase the dose of Metformin?

I am Diabetic type 2. i have been taking metmorfin for 10 years. is works well and helps me avoid gain weight. can i increase dose to 2.500 mgs x day ? ...
 

Prescribed Invokana with Metformin for diabetes. is Invokna safe to take?

mg Metformin that I take daily but then she decided to give me Invokana , which is a fearly new ... to take Astor? I lost a lot of weight and went from 165 to 153 pounds. ...
 

What causes constipation inspite of taking metformin for diabetes?

I have diabetes 11. Of late have suffered from extreme thirst and constipation . I take Metformin for diabetes and drink a great deal of water? ...
 

What causes excessive sleepiness while on Metformin for diabetes?

I have been told I have type 2 diabetes and am presently taking metformin , 750 mg., once a day. I always get sleepy after I eat, whether it is a regular meal, or a bowl of soup, or a sandwich. No matter ...
 

Is it advisable to take Synthroid and Metformin together?

Being on synthroid 0.075 mg, should I continue with Metformin for diabetic or it should be changed to some other diabetic medicine Metformin may/may not intervene with thyroid medicine and thyroid function ...
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Is it safe to take metformin for diabetes?

Hello doctor, iam 23 , and iam 27 weeks pregnant.. i have gestational diabetics so iam taking metformin tablets for about a week for 3 times a day..can i continue it for 1 month? metformin tablets ...
 

Does metformin cause side effect in non diabetic condition?

Hi. I accidentally ingested metformin, it wasn t even prescribed to me. Since the drug is an oral hypoglycemic, and known to be lowering the blood sugar level I ate 5 Butterfingers, 6 jelly cookies ...
 

Taking Metformin. Diabetes stable. Diagnosed with IBS. Caused by Metformin?

I have been taking 500mg of metformin for several years now and the diabietes has been stable ... if the metformin is making the problems worse. I lose control of my bowels on average twice a week, although its ...
 

Will taking Metformin help cure diabetes?

I have been diabetic for over 10 years and take 1000mg of metformin daily. I have lost a considerable amount of weight from 187lbs down to 139lbs. I cannot seem to keep my sugar from going low. I am ...
 

Is it safe to take Metformin in large dose for diabetes?

my father has just been diagnosed with Diabetes yesterday and has been placed on Metfromin 500mg PO ... on a smaller dose of Metformin? ...
 

What dosage of metformin is to be taken for diabetes?

My fasting sugar is always in the average of 130+ and I take 500mg of Metformin. Is this dosage sufficient? Why does FBS continue to be over 130 despite medication? I also exercise 4 days a week for 30 ...
 

What is the dosage of metformine, glimpride and pioglitazone for diabetes?

I am 57 yrs old , having ten years old diabetege-2 , taking 1grm metformine, 1 mg glimpride, 15mg Pioglitazone in the evening along with eccosprine 75 and in the morning Losartus HT for BP and 500mg metformine ...
 

Diabetic. Could the Metformin be cause for bloating stomach?

I am a type 1 diabetic in ER This weekend dehydrated. I am insulin resistant and on metformin which I just started taking again, stopped cause it bloated me and I m 20. Been 2 days and now my whole ...
 

Suggest Metformin dosage for type 2 diabetes

my friend has type 2 diabetes and takes metformin not sure of mg but almost died his blood suger was 610 he has only been on it for about a month he has been out of meds for 2 days I need to know how ...
 

Will diabetes or metformin affect sexual life?

.1mmol/L to 8mmol/L is it now normal.what is the ideal weight? He is taking metformin waa diagonised on the 22nd of June 2011. Will diabetes or metformin affect his sexual ability? ...
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glimepride and metformin tablet
most commonly used drugs in diabetic patients in early control of diabetics
 
How much medformin can i take a day for diabetes?
Hi, Maximum dose of Metformin could be 2550mg/day. The decision to increase dose should not be taken by patient, & a physician's review is a must. Take care.
 
Is long time use of Metformin for controlling diabetes, likely to impair the kidneys?
the side effect is known. but sugar control is more important.high sugars cause kidney damage too
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