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 and a chocolate brownie. Am I going to be safe? Or am I going to experience any side effects such...
Metformine and Bowel movement
Dear Sir, I am 45 years male, weigh about 150 kgs and 6 feet 1 inch tall. I do regularly tread mill exercises. I had fistula operations 4 years back. I am a diabetic and take Volix 0.2mg, Janumet 1000/50 half tablet and Telma 80 H in the morning. I take metalor 25xr and Citapyn xt 500mg in the...
Is it safe to take plavix and metformin?
I am concerned about taking plavix and metformin. I have just completed a series of visits to Mayo Clinic. I have a medical history of diabetes 2 , multiple kidney stone formation, migraines, mucositis, lymphocitic colitis, acute idiopathic restrictive pericarditis,. I have a family history of...
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 body is bloated and my stomach hurts. Could the Metformin be causing this,before it was just my...
Can metformin initiate stomach problem?
Hi, my Dr. took me off tricor about 5 weeks ago. I explained i was having alot of stomach problems and i thought it may be due to tricor. I am also diabetic so i was taking metformin, and lipitor. My Dr. insists the metformin is the problem. She switched me to actos.
Is metformin effective in controlling the sugar up to 384?
Dear Dr. Samuel Grief, My name is Antony. I am diabetic. Normaly it ls below 300. Today I felt week and could not speak properly. I went to the Lab and tested my blood sugar and it is 384. This is after the breakfast. Now i am taking metformin 1000 g twice daily. This morning also i took 1 tb....
Taken overdose of Metformin and Glimepiride by mistake. Worried
I had a CT EXAM WITH IV Contrast. I am diabetic and take Metformin and actos. I took my medication this morning but had this exam at about 10:40am. I was told not to take the medication for 48 hrs. as it could shut down my kidney s. I ate supper at about 5:40 and took my medication by mistake. 2...
had fusion in neck 5/6 2 yrs ago. experience neck shoulder pain. I have bwen diagnosed as diabetic. take metformin & diovan. could pain be nerve damage or arthr
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Pain is protective reflex and signifies either its muscle pain or nerve compression. Diabetis usually affects autonomic nerves and lower limb nerves.
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