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Frequently Asked Questions
What is metformin and how does it work?
Metformin is used in patients with type 2 diabetes in order to control high blood sugar levels. It works by helping to restore the proper response to insulin our bodies naturally produce.
It is a type of medicine known as a biguanide and it works to lower the amount of sugar in the blood of people with diabetes by lowering the amount of sugar produced in the liver, and also increasing the sensitivity of cells to insulin.
What are the uses for metformin?
Metformin is a form of medication used to regulate and maintain blood sugar levels in patients with type 2 diabetes. It also helps those with diabetes prevent kidney damage, blindness, nerve problems, loss of limbs, and sexual function problems.
Proper control of diabetes may also lessen your risk of a heart attack or stroke. It also decreases the amount of sugar that your liver makes and that your stomach/intestines absorb.
How do you use metformin?
Take this medication by mouth as directed by your doctor, usually 1-3 times a day with meals. Also make sure to drink plenty of fluids while taking this medication unless otherwise directed by your doctor.
Be sure to tell your doctor and pharmacist about all the products you use (including prescription drugs, nonprescription drugs, and herbal products). Take this medication regularly in order to get the most benefit from it and remember to use it at the same time each day.
What are the side effects and risks of metformin?
You should always speak with a doctor to make sure that metformin is right for you. Possible side effects include:
- Stomach upset
- Metallic taste in the mouth
Tell your doctor right away if you have any serious side effects, including: lactic acidosis which often looks like unusual tiredness, dizziness, severe drowsiness, chills, blue/cold skin, muscle pain, fast/difficult breathing, slow/irregular heartbeat, or stomach pain
Who should not take metformin?
Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist about your medical history. Older patients taking metformin may be at greater risk for lactic acidosis and low blood sugar levels. Those with a history of severe kidney disease or heart failure should not take metformi
Only take this medication as needed during pregnancy. Metformin can cause changes in the menstrual cycle by promoting ovulation and increasing the risk of becoming pregnant. Speak to a doctor if you are using Metformin and are planning to become pregnant. Consult your doctor or pharmacist about the use of reliable birth control while using this medication.