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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mazen Ghani
23 years experience in Radiology
Glucophage (metformin) is: An oral medication usually used to treat type 2 diabetes mellitus.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Glucophage (metformin): Metformin is primarily for type 2 diabetes, also experimentally for polycystic ovarian disease, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease & premature pubert ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
53 years experience in Internal Medicine
Anti diabetic meds: take with meals- depending on how many times are prescribed.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
30 years experience in Endocrinology
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A 64-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Talk to Dr: It is unlikely as written, since you are getting to normal numbers with the assistance of the medication! there are far worse things in life than medi ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Terri Washington
15 years experience in Endocrinology
> 2: 2000mg is usually the highest dose given. Above that people are likely to experience more side effects with out added benefit.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
16 years experience in Internal Medicine
Metformin: It has, but it has side effects but not very much. Not a good medication if you have kidney failure. Discuss with your doctor. It doesn't make a lot ... Read More
A 64-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
Adult Diabetes: Nope. If you lose enough weight and stop eating many sugars or other carbs and exercise regularly there is a chance to back off and away from being an ... Read More
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A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience in Endocrinology
Yes, but: Your metformin dose is below the most effective dose of 2000 mg day in two divided doses. Check w/your physician.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Sisselman
24 years experience in Internal Medicine
Diabetic Control: Glucophage (Metformin) is a great 1st line drug for T2 Diabetes, and recommended for all Type 2 Diabetics who can take it. Fasting numbers below 120 ... Read More
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