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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 ...


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.


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 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.


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 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 ...


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?


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 and Risk For Vitamin B12 Deficiency

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


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 ...


Metformin and Impaired Thinking

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


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 ...


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 ...


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.


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

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

Blood Glucose Self-Monitoring — Part 1: The Gear
Blood glucose self-monitoring is one of the keys to diabetes control. Here are the tools you need to carry out this task.

Perfectionism: An Impossible Goal in Diabetes Management
Striving for good self-care is important, but perfectionism can make diabetes care — and life — more difficult.

Recipes for Spring
Enjoy recipes for Baked salmon on beet greens, Tofu and snow pea slaw, Radish and cucumber salad, Spinach pinwheels, Beet salad with citrus dressing, and Stuffed berries.

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