Metformin for Prediabetes: The Pros & Cons

More and more, people are taking metformin “off-label” (in a manner not officially approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration [FDA]) for the treatment of prediabetes. Without intervention, many people with prediabetes will go on to develop type 2 diabetes within 5 years. However, early lifestyle interventions such as … Read more

Metformin for PCOS (Benefits and Side Effects)

Metformin is among the most commonly prescribed drugs in the world. It’s very effective in regulating blood sugar levels for people living with type 2 diabetes. However, metformin is also increasingly being prescribed for people who live with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS).  This article will cover everything you need to … Read more