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Sep 26, 2003

Hi, There is a suggestion that METFORMIN 500 mg can help reduce abdominal size. How valid is this assertion? Thanks

Response from Dr. Moyle

Several small studies show metformin can help and may also improve lipids and blood pressure. It is dosed a 500mg twice daily and my intial cause some extra gas

Best wishes

Graeme


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