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I am diabetic 2 I take metformin I am always blotted I go to

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I am diabetic 2 I take metformin I am always blotted I go to the toilet regular my stomach is hard to the touch
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

This is due to metformin Michael

I would ask to change to metformin XR. It is the long acting version with less side effects

If this doesn't work, change to glipizide or januvia. They are drugs without those effects

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