Metformin: One third don’t take prescribed dose

An article from reports research findings that one third of Type 2 diabetes patients do not take their prescribed dose of Metformin citing fear of side effects as the probable reason.

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One in three people with diabetes prescribed metformin do not take the drug, new data reveals.


I’m an ADPKD patient who was lucky enough to have a transplant in 2003 after only eleven months of dialysis. I'm the north-west Patient Advocacy & Support Officer for Kidney Care UK and my interests, other than my role within GMKIN, include sport, music and politics. Follow me on Twitter: @finnigr

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