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Is it okay to use metformin while you are on an insulin pump and CGM?

I used to be on metformin as well as glyburide and Januvia. However,at some point, my blood glucoses started to be really high and doctor s…

Started by Sandy

18 Feb 18
Reply by jewels

What do you think of this new 'Double Diabetic' classification for type 1s with insulin resistance?

Its even more confusing for the general public, now, with a 'double diabetic' classification that takes all the fun of insulin for Type one…

Started by mohe0001

74 Jan 17
Reply by mohe0001

Type 1 Diabetes and Metformin

Hello All! I was wondering if there was anyone out there with type 1 and on metformin. Obviously insulin as well! My glucose levels and we…

Started by Jessica the Type 1 Dietitian

15 Dec 30, 2014
Reply by Badlands

How Many Orals?

Are any of you on 3 or more oral medications plus long-acting insulin? My mom, a type 2 for about 15 years, just got her latest A1c back. I…

Started by AngelaC

25 Nov 27, 2014
Reply by Jimi

metformin and LADA

from a 2003 article on the idf.org website: "Whether metformin is of benefit is unclear.The drug may be contraindicated in those with LADA…

Started by v/prediabetic

7 Nov 14, 2014
Reply by brboyer

Hello!

Hi! I'm so glad I found this place! I was just diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes this past week. I was put on Metformin/Glipizide pill (500mg/…

Started by AlexanderB

27 Nov 1, 2014
Reply by Dave

Type 1 and insulin resistant

My Endo thinks I might be insulin resistant. I have been type 1 for 23 years. My current basal rates (tslim pump) range from 1.8 to 2.4 uni…

Started by duckatect

5 Oct 9, 2014
Reply by makeupgirl08

Lows with Metformin and Novonorm?

I'm concerned about re-starting Novonorm again before meals. My morning readings have risen, as has my A1c to 8.1... Last time I was on it,…

Started by Vanessa

6 Aug 31, 2014
Reply by twinchick

Insulin not working to lower BG after 34+ years of T1D

Hi all ! I really need some help here...I have been T1D since 1980 just got a CGM this month...still take shots can't afford the pump &…

Started by KayLo

28 Aug 24, 2014
Reply by PeggyEllen

Dr. appt. lost 36 lbs. A1C 6.4 (still)--still won't go down--has to be the steroids

Hi all, sorry I've been off the radar lately. Life has gotten in the way--work, family, sick (RA), etc. Anyway, went to endo last Friday. H…

Started by Kate

37 Aug 1, 2014
Reply by mary

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