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do other people have side effects with metformin .

vicky loga, United Kingdom - 21 hours ago


I've done a lot of research into LADA or T1.5 as they call it...I'm on a support page and a lot of my friends believe my diagnosis of...

Debbierae, Australia - Thu, 24 Jul 2014

Metformin and insulin

I’ve recently been started on insulin after being on metformin tablet for some years. My doctor has asked me to continue metformin as...

Alan, United Kingdom - Thu, 24 Jul 2014

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