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Metformin (Page 1)

Jun 27, 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 ...


Diabetes Drugs: Metformin

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


Metformin (Show All)

Jun 4, 2013... Like most drugs, metformin has its roots in a plant — in this case, the French lilac (Galega officinalis). Research into this plant's potential as an ...


Study Suggests Yet Another Benefit of Metformin

May 1, 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 ...


Metformin Without the Misery

Jan 23, 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?


Metformin and Insulin Resistance

May 10, 2012... About a year ago, I was exhibiting signs of insulin resistance. Read how metformin has affected my body and how it works when combined with ...


Metformin and B12

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


Metformin and Risk For Vitamin B12 Deficiency

Dec 4, 2006... Metformin (brand names Glucophage, Glucophage XR, Fortamet, Riomet, Glumetza, and others) is a popular and highly effective oral diabetes ...


Diabetes, Metformin, and Your Liver

Sep 7, 2011... Diabetes, Metformin, and Your Liver. David Spero. Most people think diabetes comes from pancreas damage, due to autoimmune problems or ...


Metformin and B12 Supplementation

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


Metformin Wonder Drug

Jan 25, 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 Impaired Thinking

Sep 13, 2013... The oral diabetes medicine metformin was linked to impaired brain function, but supplementation with vitamin B12 may reduce some of the ...


Diabetes Drug Metformin May Reduce Risk of Death

Jul 9, 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.

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


Metformin Tops Sulfonylureas for Heart Health

Nov 16, 2012... The diabetes drug metformin offers more heart benefits than medicines in the sulfonylurea class, according to new research from Vanderbilt ...


Metformin May Be Useful for More People Than Previously Thought...

Sep 28, 2012... Metformin (brand names Glucophage, Glucophage XR, Fortamet, Riomet, Glumetza, and others) is believed to be the most commonly ...


One of the Most Effective Diabetes Drugs

Aug 18, 2008... One kind reader, who happens to be a nurse, asked me to devote a post to metformin with regard to its effects on kidneys and special ...


Metformin May Delay Aging Process

May 10, 2013... The oral diabetes drug metformin may slow the aging process by mimicking the effects of a calorie-restricted diet, according to a new animal ...


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

Mar 25, 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.


What We're Reading: Retailers Offer Free Diabetes Medicine...

Apr 27, 2010... So the announcement that two popular retail chains — Meijer and Publix — have introduced programs providing free generic metformin to ...