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Diabetes Drugs: Metformin

14 Aug 2009... Metformin (brand names Glucophage, Glucophage XR, Riomet, Fortamet, Glumetza) is a member of a class of medicines known as biguanides.


Diabetes, Metformin, and Your Liver

7 Sep 2011... Metformin prevents the liver from dumping more glucose into the blood. Scientists used to think it worked by telling CRTC2 to cooperate with ...


Metformin (Page 1)

27 Jun 2013... A popular oral drug for treating Type 2 diabetes. Metformin (brand name Glucophage) is a member of a class of drugs called biguanides that ...


Metformin and B12

27 Jan 2010... Back in December 2006, Amy Campbell wrote in her blog about the possibility of the popular diabetes drug metformin causing vitamin B12 ...


Metformin Wonder Drug

25 Jan 2012... A while back I wrote about why metformin is the number one treatment for Type 2 diabetes. Now new research finds metformin prevents cancer ...


Metformin and B12 Supplementation

6 Jan 2012... Research has shown that people who take the oral Type 2 diabetes medicine metformin may be at risk for developing vitamin B12 deficiency.


My Experience With Metformin

10 May 2012... About a year ago, my endocrinologist determined that I was exhibiting signs of insulin resistance. She suggested that I start taking metformin, ...


Metformin and Risk For Vitamin B12 Deficiency

Metformin (brand names Glucophage, Glucophage XR, Fortamet, Riomet, Glumetza, and others) is a popular and highly effective oral diabetes drug used to help ...


Diabetes Drug Metformin May Reduce Risk of Death

9 Jul 2010... The blood-glucose-lowering drug metformin may reduce risk of death from any cause by as much as 24% in people with Type 2 diabetes, ...


Metformin Smelling Fishy? What You Can Do.

19 Feb 2010... Researchers have recently discovered what many people with diabetes have known for years: The popular Type 2 diabetes drug metformin ...


How Much Do You Know About Metformin? (Show All)

25 Mar 2011... Metformin is a drug commonly used in the treatment of Type 2 diabetes. Understanding the risks and benefits is key to using it successfully.


Metformin Without the Misery

23 Jan 2013... What if you could get all the benefits of metformin, but without the abdominal pain , diarrhea, gas, and vomiting that this medicine often brings?


Study Suggests Yet Another Benefit of Metformin

1 May 2012... We have previously written about the multiple health benefits of metformin. Now, a new study in rats suggests that there may be even more ...


How Much Do You Know About Metformin? (Page 1)

25 Mar 2011... Metformin is a drug commonly used in the treatment of Type 2 diabetes. Understanding the risks and benefits is key to using it successfully.


New Combination Drug Approved

19 Nov 2010... (The maximum recommended doses are 5 milligrams of saxagliptin and 2,000 milligrams of metformin, respectively.) It is approved for use as ...


One of the Most Effective Diabetes Drugs

18 Aug 2008... I wrote about metformin back in December 2006 (was it that long ago?) and its link to vitamin B12 deficiency (see “Metformin and Risk For ...


Cinnamon and Other Herbal Remedies

28 Jul 2010... Cinnamon is thought to possibly act as an insulin sensitizer, like metformin ( brand name Glucophage and others) and the thiazolidinedione ...


Cinnamon—Not So Useful?

I am type 2 and take Metformin and Onglyza, for 2 the beginning the medicine seem to be working, not so much now..and I cannot afford to run to the ...


New Combination Drug Approved

18 Jul 2008... Metformin prevents the liver from making too much glucose and makes the body more sensitive to insulin. Repaglinide stimulates the pancreas ...


New Combination Diabetes Drug Janumet Approved

5 Apr 2007... The participants were randomly assigned to receive sitagliptin or a placebo ( inactive pill) in addition to their metformin. Neither the participants ...

Carbohydrate Restriction: An Option for Diabetes Management
Some people find that decreasing the amount of carbohydrate they eat can help with blood glucose control. Here’s what to know about this approach.

Insulin Patch Pumps: A New Tool for Type 2
Patch pumps are simpler to operate than traditional insulin pumps and may be a good option for some people with Type 2 diabetes who need insulin.

How Much Do You Know About Vitamins?
Learn what these micronutrients can and can’t do for you.

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