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A 27-year-old female asked:

Pcos- low energy level & no motivation to work. numbness in legs & muscle pain. drowsiness. side effects of metformin? any supplment like vit b12?

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 52 years experience
Perhaps: Metformin does in many cases affect vitamin B-12 levels, and a simple couple of blood tests can answer whether this plays a role. Would suggest proving or disproving this kind of problem prior to starting your supplements.

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Last updated Feb 27, 2015

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