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Posted by: Laura | 31/01/2020

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Long term use and side effects of Metformin

We all heard about weighing the pros vs cons about this and that. What are the long term side effects (10+ years) of Metformin on the human body?

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Posted 05/02/2020

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Hi
There are no negative side-effects of taking metformin long term, and some data shows that it may enhance your lifespan. Previous concerns about it affecting the kidneys is invalid
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