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Dosing Information for Metformin Oral Solution

The dose of metformin oral solution that your healthcare provider recommends will vary, depending on a number of factors, including:
  • How well your diabetes is controlled
  • Other medical conditions you may have
  • Other medications you are currently taking.
As is always the case, do not adjust your dose of metformin oral solution unless your healthcare provider specifically instructs you to do so.
(Click Metformin Oral Solution Dosage for more information.)

Side Effects of Metformin Oral Solution

As with any medicine, side effects are possible with metformin oral solution. However, not everyone who takes the medicine will experience side effects. In fact, most people tolerate metformin oral solution quite well. If side effects do occur, they are generally minor and either require no treatment or can easily be treated by you or your healthcare provider. Serious side effects are less common.
The most common side effects of metformin oral solution include:
(Click Metformin Side Effects to learn more, including potentially serious side effects to look out for.)
You can also read about other possible side effects by going to the following eMedTV articles:
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