+ Reply to Thread
Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12
Results 11 to 14 of 14
  1. #11
    LifeInShadesOfGrey's Avatar
    LifeInShadesOfGrey is offline Just a little bit silly :)
    Winner 2012 - Best Username
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Posts
    5,672
    Thanks
    2,052
    Thanked
    1,364
    Reviews
    34
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    Quote Originally Posted by Chunkydunks View Post
    I couldn't tolerate the standard met. I had to go on the slow release to tolerate it. Even then it get an upset tummy to start with.

    There is one big aide affect that is never mentioned though. DH was recently diagnosed with b12 deficiency and research has me worried. There is evidence to show that metformin use can deplete b12 stores. It's something worth getting checked with you gp and keeping an eye one because b12 deficiency is pretty serious.

    Sent from my pho....oh who am I kidding. It's rarely used as a phone
    I just came across this thread and it answered some questions for me.
    I had to take b12 injections for a year or so before my levels came back up because they were quite low.

    I might get them rechecked now before starting met.

    Sorry to thread hijack.

  2. #12
    Join Date
    Jun 2013
    Posts
    40
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked
    3
    Reviews
    0
    I'm on metformin as of 2 days ago and feel fine. Do the side effects take awhile to present or did you ladies get them straight away?

  3. #13
    Join Date
    Jun 2013
    Posts
    40
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked
    3
    Reviews
    0
    How is everyone going with TTC? I saw that thread started last year.

  4. #14
    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Posts
    4,269
    Thanks
    436
    Thanked
    1,807
    Reviews
    2
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    Try this thread for TTC support http://www.bubhub.com.au/community/f...d.php?t=511775

    I am pregnant with #2 but wasn't taking metformin when we conceived.


 

Similar Threads

  1. Mirena Side Effects?
    By Mamaduke in forum Contraception issues
    Replies: 161
    Last Post: 07-03-2015, 18:16
  2. Implanon and the side effects
    By KarniF00l in forum Contraception issues
    Replies: 121
    Last Post: 29-04-2014, 01:02
  3. Side effects ??
    By clucky14 in forum IVF
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 12-01-2013, 04:47

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
FEATURED SUPPORTER
Storksak‘A Place for Everything, and Everything in its Place’ - that is award winning Storksak’s formula for creating a ...
FORUMS - chatting now ...
REVIEWS
"Made bed time less anxious"
by Meld85
My Little Heart Whisbear - the Humming Bear reviews ›
"Wonderful natural Aussie made product!"
by Mrstwr
Baby U Goat Milk Moisturiser reviews ›
"Replaced good quality with cheap tight nappies"
by Kris
Coles Comfy Bots Nappies reviews ›