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Rare side effects of metformin

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Is there any diabetes medication safe to take if you have already had pancreatitis from taking metformin? ...

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I take metformin for diabeties,500mg2xdaily,losartan50mg1xdailyand500mgvitiamb32xdaily would this cause a back pain or other side effects or concers? ...

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what is a alternative drug for metformin? because metformin has bad side effects so what's another drug do you recommend for diabetes . my diabetes numbers be from 130 to 190. ...

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

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I have had Type 2 diabetes for 22 years with the onset at age 50. My A1c has been about 6.5 for the last 5yrs. I am not on insulin but take these oral medications for diabetes : glyburide , metformin ...

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.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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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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I just started taking metformin about a week ago. I was having really bad diarrhea for awhile .... Bright red. The toilet paper was bloody when I wiped also. Can metformin cause bloody stools or should I ...

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dear doctor i have pcod problem doctor suggested me to take thyronorm 25mcg daliy morning vit empty stomach .wen iam taking metformin it cause nausea,vomitting, it didnt suit for my health .so pls suggest ...

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My daughter started taking Metformin over a week ago 500 mg and she been doing good, but recently ... last month and didn t need glasses. Can the Metformin affect her vision? ...

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what are some of the side effects of metformin. My A1C used to be 7 and I was taking 4 a day. I have lost 64lbs, more than 20% of my body weight. I am still on one tablet a day. My A1C is between 5 ...

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regularly. I have been on metformin for about 5 weeks - could this be an effect of that medicine? Thanks ...

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I have type 2 Diabetes my health provider has suggested taking Lipator in addition to my already taking Metformin. I have heard negative side effects with the Lipator. I test my blood every three days ...

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I wanted to know the side effects of glyburide, my husband is a diabetic and has been ... was wondering if it was the medication. The only other med he is on is metformin. Thank you. ...

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,cholesterol, metformin for diabetes,Prozac, to name a few. What other options do I need to consider? I ve also ...

Mobile Questions and Answers

doctor1 MD

Abdominal cramps and loose stools are common side effects of Metformin. There is no need to worry, lactic acidosis is a rare but to be observed side effect.

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It is tolerated well by most users. Rarely in a small fraction of people it has causes dizziness, incordination, skin rashes, drowsiness.