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When i had diabeties and didnt know it, i felt fine and was

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when i had diabeties and didnt know it, i felt fine and was losing weight. Now i know about it and am on Metaformin 2 x 2 daily, i feel worse and have gained weight. 2 yrs. patsi (65yrs)
Hi there,This is Dr Basu, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.I am here to address your concerns and provide great service.That is indeed frustrating.How is your blood sugar running?If your blood sugar is not within 1001-40 mg/dl range then your diabetes is not well controlled.That can cause weight gain as well sometimes.Other possibility can be thyroid gland disorder.Hypothyroidism can cause weight gain as well.A weight loss anti diabetic medication like Exenatide can be added to metformin for better control of diabetes as well a weight loss.Best wishes,It was my pleasure to help you today.If I have answered all your questions, Please rate my response Excellent (click on the smiley faces) under this chat box only.Please bookmark my profile for asking further questions!This is the link to my profile:
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