How to Take Metformin to Minimize Side Effects?

Answer Metformin is a medication prescribed to treat and prevent type 2 diabetes. In addition, it's used to treat polycystic ovarian syndrome. Metformin controls blood-sugar levels and regulates hormones.... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Take Metformin to Minimize Side Effects

How long does it take for Metformin side effects to start?

I have been taking Metformin for a month now and I find that most of my GI effects happen at night. If I take it around dinner time then I end up waking up at night having to vomit. If I take it in... Read More »

What are side effects of Metformin?

The most common adverse effect of metformin is gastrointestinal upset, including diarrhea, cramps, nausea, vomiting and increased flatulence; metformin is more commonly associated with gastrointest... Read More »

How about side effects of metformin ?

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat. This medication may cause lactic acido... Read More »

What Are The Side Effects Of Metformin?

Many people see prescription drugs as a last resort. And there's some basis for this caution: most drugs have side effects, ranging from annoying to fatal. However, not treating diseases also has s... Read More »