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I started Metformin for diabetes ever since day one i have been having chest pain and tenderness in the chest and now on left side. What causes this?

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Dr. Samantha Maplethorpe
Family Medicine

In brief: Diabetic CP

If you are a diabetic you are at increased risk for a heart attack.
Any chest pain you have should be evaluated by a physician. Female diabetics especially can have atypical chest pain related to heart disease. See your primary care physician for evaluation.

In brief: Diabetic CP

If you are a diabetic you are at increased risk for a heart attack.
Any chest pain you have should be evaluated by a physician. Female diabetics especially can have atypical chest pain related to heart disease. See your primary care physician for evaluation.
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Dr. Budi Bahureksa
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: Something else

please see your doctor and get a stress test!

In brief: Something else

please see your doctor and get a stress test!
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