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How long until metformin side effects stop?

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Dr. Dan Fisher
Internal Medicine

In brief: Within a week

Metformin often induces mild GI upset which subsides within a week or so of initiating or increasing the dose.
If effects do not subside one should consider reducing or discontinuing the dose.

In brief: Within a week

Metformin often induces mild GI upset which subsides within a week or so of initiating or increasing the dose.
If effects do not subside one should consider reducing or discontinuing the dose.
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