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Can metformin cause lung failure?

Can metformin cause lung failure?

Well... probalby not: There is one case report of metformin induced lung injury in the literature; millions of people take the drug regularly, which makes me question even the validity of that report. ...Read more

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Lung (Definition)

Deoxygenated blood enters the lungs from the right side of the heart and travels to the lungs. When you inspire, oxygen flows into the lungs, transverses the capilliares and attaches to hemoglobin down a gradient. At the same time, co2 diffuses into the capilaries and is expelled with exhalation. Oxygen rich blood then flows to the left side of the heart and into the ...Read more


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Is it possible for metformin to make your lungs burn and to cause lung failure?

Is it possible for metformin to make your lungs burn and to cause lung failure?

No: Hi. No, that's not a metformin effect. Did a doctor tell you your lungs are failing? See a pulmonologist (lung specialist) for an accurate diagnosis and treatment options. Best of luck! ...Read more

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Do metformin cause kidneyproblems?

Do metformin cause kidneyproblems?

No: However, it must be given with caution in people who already have kidney problems. Talk to your doctor. ...Read more

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Can metformin cause fatigue?

Can metformin cause fatigue?

FATIGUE EVAL: YES METFORMIN CAN CAUE FATIGUE.You need full EXAM AND labs. CBC/CMP/B12/FOLATE /TFTS/VITD/CRP//SED RATE//IRON STUDIES/LYME TITERS. Start a. Gluten free diet Wholeapproach.com gutbliss.com. And high potency vitamins. Rejuvenation-science.com Then review results if no firm diagnosis is made, a sleep study may be necessary many subtle sleep disorders cause Fatigue ...Read more

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Can metformin cause weight loss?

Can metformin cause weight loss?

Yes: For some medical weight loss programs metformin is used for weight loss has to be done under physician supervision. ...Read more

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Does taking of metformin cause weight loss?

Does taking of metformin cause weight loss?

Yes: Metformin can cause weight loss. It can vary from none to 10%, but the average is about 3%. It also causes blood sugar levels to drop from high to normal (but not hypoglycemia). And it decreases cholesterol a little. ...Read more

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Dr. David Sneid
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Metformin (Definition)

That reduces liver production of glucose- other benefits: can't cause low blood sugar when used alone, likely cariovascular benefit, may reduce complications of diabetes, may reduce cancer risk ...Read more


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