whether it's okay to take certain once-daily diabetes meds (Glumetza, Lantus, etc) twice daily

We're getting questions about whether it's okay to take certain once-daily diabetes meds (Glumetza, Lantus, etc) twice daily.

Extended-release metformin. Metformin is well known for causing diarrhea and nausea.

These side effects are more common with immediate-release versions of metformin...but can still be a problem with extended-release products (Glumetza).

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