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If a non diabetic accidentally takes metformin

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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? ...
 

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 is a substitute for metformin ?

I am a diabetic for 4-5 years. Age 52. I take 1000mg Gluformin , 1 No at night after meal. Two years ago I became anaemic and am in a continuous state of fatigue . No amount of vitamin ...
 

Diabetic Patient. On metformin. Gall bladder removed. Having stomach pain. Continue with metformin for diabetes?

Hi, I am a 53 year old female who is Diabetic taking Metformin(500mg) twice a day with 10 mg ... taking Metformin 4 years ago, occasionally I experience stomach pain around the belly button ...
 

Taking Metformin, have diabetes. Irritable bowel after taking insulin and metformin. How to control it?

onmy sugar level,its generally about 240 to 260md 2 hours after food,when i start taking some metformin ...dear doctor im 45 years old and have diabetes ,its heriditery in my family,im having it past 8rs ...
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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 ...
 

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? ...
 

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 ...
 

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.
 
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
Namasthe Welcome to Healthcare-Magic Greetings of the day Pain is protective reflex and signifies either its muscle pain or nerve compression. Diabetis usually affects autonomic nerves and lower limb nerves. Take care regards
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