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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...
 

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 ?
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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 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 ...
 

Suggest dosage of 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 ...
 

What are the side effects of metformin?

Hello i have been taking metformin for about 6 months For other illness besides that of a diabetic ... to the medication metformin? ...
 

Should Metformin be taken for PCOS?

My daughter is diagonised pcos last week. Her Doctor prescribed Obimet SR 1000mg. twice daily. She is not diabetic. I understand that metformin is prescribed for diabetic patients. Should my daughter take ...
 

What is the dosage of Metformin hydrochloride?

dear sir my age is 52 i m having heart problem now my fasting sugar 97 and food is 194 rgt i m taking volix 0.2 mg and glimepiride and metformin hydrochloride sustained release tablets taking 2 time ...
 

Is it safe to take Metformin tablets?

start metformin tablets , is it safe and is it helpful? ...
 

How effective is Metformin on diabetes?

hi i am 53 years old and suffering from aching and pains in my neck and joints i also diabetic on metformin i have one leg shorter than the other due to an accident and i have pain in my lower back and hips ...
 

Is burping a side effect of metformin?

I am taking Metformin for sugar have serious burphing and air pressure is there anything I can do ... this belching continuously after taking the metformin ...
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What alternative medicine can i take
Metformin.
 
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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