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Does Metformin cause Neuropathy ?

#24 in Metformin discussions - 1,465 posts discuss Neuropathy with Metformin. Neuropathy is #24 concern in Metformin discussions.
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hrough my feet and I have several places where it is numb....
" ...have been put on Metformin and am taking the classes at the hospital to learn more about managing it. I have severe neuropathy in my feet and am trying to get it under control. Some days I cannot... "

the neuropathy from diabetes but actually is the metformin...
" ...obese and he smokes. These was the only medication he took until about a year ago when his HbA1c was getting worse and his GP decided to try an association with metformin. The GP said he ...give a kind... "

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and BS is higher. Metformin doesn't work in my case ,...
" ...is 5,1-5,3 but still I feel diabetes is progressing and neuropathy, and BS is higher. Metformin doesn't work in my... "

00mgs a day - down from 1500. I also have mild neuropathy i...
" ...as you and have been on Metformin from the outset. I take 1000mgs a day - down from 1500. I also have mild neuropathy in two toes of both ...late diagnosis. I say mild neuropathy because whilst the... "

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have pain from neuropathy and feel tired all the time...
" ...I could have done.  I do take metformin 2x per day but that is about all I do.  I am at least 100 pounds overweight have pain from neuropathy and feel tired all the time.  When I say \"all the... "

me time now, but not pain. Do you have tingling or loss of...
" ...tell if it is the metformin & not neuropathy? I have been on the max dose of metformin for years & have been experiencing tingling in my hands for some time now, but not pain. Do you have... "

uses B12 deficiency. A tablet a day is not going to help h...
" ...Your dad is on metformin which causes B12 deficiency. A tablet a day is not going to help him. Metformin interferes with ...aware of: http://www.diabetesincontrol.com/articl ... neuropathy and this... "

for many years,yes it does cause leg pain and muscle cramps...
" Hi, I have been using metformin for many years,yes it does cause leg pain and muscle cramps,I did not experience this ...severe cramps and discomfort, having neuropathy it is difficult enough to... "

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orse and worse. he takes metformin, but i am not sure o...
" ...a 180 in their diabetes management my father is 78 a type 2. he has never had good control. his neuropathy is getting worse and worse. he takes metformin, but i am not sure ...he low carbs and takes... "

diabetes and am taking metformin in the morning- 1-500 mg p...
" ...I have type 2 diabetes and am taking metformin in the morning- 1-500 mg ...feet and legs seem worse with the neuropathy and the tingles- I feel ...drinking etc. and still have the same feeling and tiredness-... "

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