Metformin may increase your risk of lactic acidosis. Lactic acidosis with metformin is very rare, but there are certain people who are at an increased risk for lactic acidosis and should not take metformin. If you have any possible lactic acidosis symptoms, contact your healthcare provider immediately.
eMedTV serves only as an informational resource. This site does not dispense medical advice or advice of any kind.
Site users seeking medical advice about their specific situation should consult with their own physician. Click