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Metformin effect on blood sugar

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Dr. Pragnesh Vachharajani MD

a vegeterian. Later on I had symptoms of neuropathy. All this time my blood sugar has been under fairly good ... for metaformin can be recommended. My last blood sugar reading about month ago... View answer

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Dr.   Binu Parameswaran Pillai MD

What does metformin do with the glucose it removes from the blood? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Binu Parameswaran Pillai ( Endocrinologist)
Dr. Noble Zachariah MD

I was recently dx w pcos/ insulin resitance. I am supposed go on Metformin . Can that medication cause blood sugar problems like hypoglycemia? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Noble Zachariah ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Klarida Papaqako MD

On 5/28/15 I had blood work done and my12 hr fasting blood sugar was 106. 6 months ago my FBS ... on Metformin or Invokana . I am against taking any medication since my FBS have been within the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Klarida Papaqako ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Niranjan G MD

My father is 75 years old and underwent CABG 4 months back. For his sugar control has been prescribed linagliptin 5 mg alongwith mixtard 30/70 insulin and metformin . His sugars have improved but he ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Niranjan G ( Diabetologist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.  Fatbardha Sejdini MD

and could not speak properly. I went to the Lab and tested my blood sugar and it is 384. This is after the breakfast. Now i am taking metformin 1000 g twice daily. This morning also i took 1 tb. Could... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Fatbardha Sejdini ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

Hello my name is mary I have a question I m a diabetic for 4 years I was on metformin they took me off cause I was doing very well. Recently I have breakdown with my blood sugar sky rocking they put me... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Noble Zachariah MD

my blood sugar at home. This is very new to me. I ve read the book, but I can t do everything ...I am tired all of the time. Could it be from the metformin? Or possibly Fatigue Syndrome? I don ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Noble Zachariah ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.   Albana Sejdini MD

crashing with low blood sugar or having high blood sugar. No middle ground. The Januva has so many serious ...My doctor has prescribed Metformin and glipizide, together with Januvia. I... View answer

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Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis MD

metformin. what about the side effects. does black seed help reduce blood sugar level? ... am on some metformin medicine that i should take regularly. Ever since, i have changed my food... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis ( Internal Medicine Specialist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Albana Sejdini MD

Hi, If you are a diabetic, you might experience increased blood sugar levels.

Dr. Saumya Mittal MD

the side effect is known. but sugar control is more important.high sugars cause kidney damage too