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A 43-year-old female asked:

Started metformin on last monday, had blood clot in urine, and spent 7 days in bed with severe back and girdle pain. is this normal or suspect kidney?

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Dr. David Sneid
Endocrinology 41 years experience
Doubt it's: Due to the metformin, but you certainly need to be evaluated by your doctor for such things are urine infection.

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