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Does Metformin cause Neuropathy ?

#27 in Metformin discussions - 1,321 posts discuss Neuropathy with Metformin. Neuropathy is #27 concern in Metformin discussions.
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and BS is higher. Metformin doesn't work in my case ,...
" ...5,1-5,3 but still I feel diabetes is progressing and neuropathy, and BS is higher. Metformin doesn't work in my case... "

1000mgs a day - down from 1500. I also have mild neuropathy...
" ...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 ...diagnosis. I say mild neuropathy because whilst th... "

hands for some time now, but not pain. Do you have tingli...
" ...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 tingling or... "

causes B12 deficiency. A tablet a day is not going to help...
" ...on metformin which causes B12 deficiency. A tablet a day is not going to help him. ...... neuropathy and this is a link to a topic on metformin: viewtopic.php?f=6&t=11125... "

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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worse and worse. he takes metformin, but i am not sure...
" ...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 ...and takes metformin or maybe... "

2 diabetes and am taking metformin in the morning- 1-500 mg...
" ...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 ...etc. and still have the same feeling and... "

magic 7 and I started on metformin. Now, 9 years later, my...
" ...before I was actually diagnosed with diabetes. That is my blood ...magic 7 and I started on metformin. Now, 9 years later, my ...around 5.5%, BTW) but the neuropathy is still getting slowly... "

2x a day. I already am having problems with neuropathy...
" ...I have had type II diabetes for about ...I can't stand! I am obese and have struggled ...was 7.6. I take 1000mg metformin 2x a day. I already am having problems with neuropathy with my fee... "

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man, either, but I did have diabetic amyotrophic neuropathy...
" ...metformin because it made the cramps much worse. The cramps are the same whether I've walked a lot or not at all. I have never been an older man, either, but I did have diabetic amyotrophic neuropa... "

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