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What Is Metformin? Joi’s Latest Weight Loss Therapy Option

What is Metformin? Metformin is a medication that lowers blood sugar, and is typically prescribed to manage type 2 diabetes. It belongs to a class of drugs called biguanides and works by reducing the amount of glucose produced by the liver and improving insulin sensitivity, allowing the body to better use the insulin it produces. […]

Foods to Avoid While Taking Metformin

Metformin is a common treatment for type 2 diabetes. While metformin is generally safe and effective, certain foods can affect how well it works. Let’s look at the top 8 types of food and drink you should avoid while taking metformin to maintain optimal blood sugar control. High-carb foods High-carb foods cause blood sugar to […]

Metformin Side Effects for Women

Metformin is a medication that is commonly prescribed to people with type 2 diabetes to help control their blood sugar levels. While it is generally safe and effective, some women may experience side effects while taking it. In this article, we will discuss the most common side effects of metformin in women and how to […]

Metformin for Weight Loss: Is It Right for You?

With all of the weight loss options available, it can be hard to decide what’s right for you. One option uses metformin, a medication primarily used to treat type 2 diabetes but also prescribed for weight loss in certain cases. Let’s take a look at how metformin works, its benefits, risks, and how it compares […]

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