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Metformin - Feeling sorry for myself

Discussion in 'Metformin/Biguanides' started by DizzyChick, Apr 21, 2016.

  1. DizzyChick

    DizzyChick LADA · Well-Known Member

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    My dose of metformin has been increased from 1000mg to 2000mg a day! I had forgotten how bad it made me feel when I first started taking it. At least I know it will go away soon.
     
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    brenda walker Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    not necessarily. I could manage 3 tablets a day but not 4. the diarrhea was so bad I deleveloped piles. After a while of several bad side effects I went on to Gliclazide, sorted everything thing out - even lower BS readings. Feel so much better.
     
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