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Is there interaction between Nicotine and Metformin?

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Dr. Sandip Kabra

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Posted on Thu, 2 Jun 2016 in Medicines and Side Effects
Question: is it OK to use nicotine patches as well as taking metformin
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Answered by Dr. Sandip Kabra 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
Yes, can be taken

Detailed Answer:
Hi,
Welcome to HCM.

There is NO known drug interaction with nicotine and metformin, a hypoglycemic drug.

So you can use nicotine patches without any fear.

Regards,

Dr.Sandip Kabra
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