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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 Metformin advisable during pregnancy?

My wife is pregnant and it is first month now. We consulted a doctor and she prescribed metformin hydrochloride 500mg immediate and patterned release. My wife has PCOD . I heard the above tablet is for diabetic ...
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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?

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 ...

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 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? ...

Are metformin & siphene effective for conception?

I am 24 years old and my hus is 33 years.I am married before 1 1/2 years.we are trying for a baby.I am sufferinf from pcod and doctor advised me to take metformin and letrozole. And for my husband ...

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 ...

What are the side effects of Metformin?

.2. I weighed 232. I am taking Metformin once per day. Today my blood sugar was 114 and I have lost 12 pounds. What is the side effect to Metformin and what is the blood count I should get to and keep at? ...
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glimepride and metformin tablet
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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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