The Science Behind Metformin

The Science Behind Metformin

Other Benefits


A study of 390 patients in a randomized, placebo-controlled trial with a follow-up period of 4.3 years. "Metformin did, however, reduce the risk of macrovascular disease after a follow-up period of 4.3 years..."

Weight Loss

A study of 154 patients over 6 months period in Germany. "Metformin is an effective drug to reduce weight in a naturalistic outpatient setting in insulin sensitive and insulin resistant overweight and obese patients..."


A study of 43 women in Ohio. "Metformin-induced resumption of normal menses in 39 of 43 (91%) previously amenorrheic women with the polycystic ovary syndromes..."

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