A 56-year-old female asked:
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im prediabetic so my doctor has me on metformin, my sister says it can bring your sugar way down, is that why i fell without tripping on anything?

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Dr. Louise Andrew
45 years experience Emergency Medicine
Not likely: Metformin does not bring sugar "way down". Many people take it for anti-aging effects when they are not even "pre" diabetic.
Answered on Dec 19, 2016
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