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Suggest ways to manage depression and IBS when on Metformin

I am t2 diabetic. I take 5mg glyburide and 500mg metformin 3 times a day with meals. Other meds ... that metformin could be the culprit. At 1000mg 2 times a day I had issues- so the reduction-but when I ask ...

Is Metformin slow release as effective as normal Metformin?

Is metformin slow release 500mg just as effective as the normal metformin? ...

Have E.coli infection in bladder and cervix, painful joints and muscles. On cefoxitin, metformin. Advice?

drug interactions. This is my current medications cefoxitin injections 2x day, metformin 1000mf 2xday ... as needed,ambient 12.5 as needed, hydrocodon5-325 as needed. I also take Zyrtec, probiotic , stool softener ...

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 supplementation with B12 either oral or IV has helped. My...

Suggest an alternative to Metformin

Is there an alternate medicine for metformin which is easy on the stomach ...
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What causes flatulence while on Metformin and Lisinopril?

I have been taking 2000 mg of Metformin, Lisinopril, Pravastatin, and Farxiga. I experience an excessive amount of flatulence. Is there anything I can do to limit this. I take probiotics and eat ...

What causes intermittent abdominal pain inspite of taking Diovan and Metformin?

years recent increase ) , metformin ( 1 year ) and jolivette ( 2 years).Had a pelvic sonogram and blood work all normal no nausea or diarrhea. Mild constipation has improved with probiotics over the last ...

Is Metformin HCL equivalent to normal Metformin medicine?

Hi - I just got a refill of my Metformin and this pill looks different from the one I had previously. I know there s many mgf. of metformin but I can t find this one: The mfg is TEVA and the name ...

Is metformin helpful for weightloss and acne?

i am seriously considering taking glucophage 850mg to lose weight and get rid of my acne . will it work, if so, what is the correct dosage?

Metformine and Bowel movement

this bowel movement got any thing to do with metformine? My sugar levels are always under control that is 90 ...

Is Metformin the right medicine for PCOS?

I was diagnosed with pcos began taking metformin from august last year and by october my periods came i countinued taking the medicine but stopped mid february 2015 and my periods continued coming ...

Is Metformin the right substitute for Glycomet?

to know that this particular medicine is not available here. They are asking me to switch to Metformin 850mg twice a day. Can you advice me that if both the content are same and Metformin 850mg ...

Is Metformin the right medicine for PCOS?

Dear doctor I am suffering from poly cyst ovary syndome .doctor prescribed me metformin. Now since ... with metformin. I am 40 yrs old and my weight is 114Kg. I have hypothyroid as well. ...

Suggest dosage for Metformin

I recently read a news article about a 57 year old woman taking Metformin and it triggered hot flashes, nnight sweats, nausea, stomach pains and dyrreha. My PG doubled my Metformin from 1000 up to 2000 ...

Suggest alternate medication for metformin

My husband, 76 years old, has been taking Metformin for several years. For several months he has had constant diarrhea. The doctor finds no reason for that, but mentioned that Metformin could ...
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What alternative medicine can i take
glimepride and metformin tablet
most commonly used drugs in diabetic patients in early control of diabetics
can you overdose on metformin
Hi, I read your query and I understand your concerns. Following is my reply: 1) Yes . 2) Overdosage is possible on metformin. 3) If taken please go to emergency department. Let me know if you have anymore questions. Regards, Dr. Mahesh Koregol
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