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Wondering about coming off metformin

Discussion in 'Type 2 Diabetes' started by Sprocket 2, Oct 27, 2019.

  1. ickihun

    ickihun Type 2 · Master

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    Yes PCOS is seen as an insulin resistance side effect. Metformin is good for IR..
     
  2. Major Buckmaster

    Major Buckmaster Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    excuse me but you have no idea what I’ve been through with it. I was on the normal one and I also have ulcerative colitis so had an absolute miserable time on it.

    I’m on the slow release and I’m fine.
     
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    hooha Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    THIS is a super presentation. It is hard to find any criticism of Metformin, but this does the job . The risks are explained clearly and the benefits put into perspective . When my GP talked about medications and I talked about putting the db into remission, this video came to my rescue. I take no meds, just used the Newcastle method, and the Low Carb method to reverse the type 2
     
  4. ZESTRIL

    ZESTRIL Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    I was on the slow release Metformin they are just like original metformin to me still had my diarrhoea with them I will never go back on them I'm sorry I don't know what you went through but did you ever worked away from a office like me my office was a van traveling all over the country so I hope you understand what I had to put up with with no toilet to go to now I've just started a lowe carb diet I'm hoping to give up most of medication I've cut my insulin down from 22 two ten twice a day I've lost seven pounds in three weeks
     
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