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Re: [IP] Any type 1s on Metformin?



 I've been on metformin all along. If I go without it my blood sugars bounce
mostly up. I do a lot of physical work and that's when it gets high. On
metformin it stays in the normal range even when I work hard




> On Jan 29, 2014, at 3:48 PM, Adam Brock <email @ redacted> wrote:
> 
> I got a new endocrinologist and she is starting me on Metformin to try and
> address some issues with insulin resistance (I'm currently on U-500).  Have
> any type 1s gone this route?  She is putting me on a daily dose of 500mg 2x a
> day (250mg 2x a day for the first week).  I started yesterday and was below
> 200 for most of the day - even an hour or two after meals.  I'm hopeful this
> will alow me to move back to U100 insulin.
> 
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