What medicines other than metformin are their to use?

What medicines other than metformin are their to use?

Ive been taken metformin for my diabetes. however side effects on my stomach arent good, ive tried to take it with food and it dont work out any better.
what other medicines are their to help with diabetes and how to take them?
i see my dr thursday and would like to have something to suggest
thanks
christopher

A DiabetesTeam Member said:

Get off of metaforum before it kills you. Those were my symptoms couldn't eat stomach cramping all the time calling in pain gas horrible medicine I stopped taking it and I told my doctor you can take it. Safer choice insulin

posted 17 days ago
A DiabetesTeam Member said:

I suffered for 2 years on Metformin and ended up on Insulin 70/30 mix...much better control for me and no side effects!

posted 18 days ago
A DiabetesTeam Member said:

I take Januvia and it works great, no side effects for me, but everyone is different

posted 18 days ago
A DiabetesTeam Member said:

Have U tried glumetza er which is metformin but it realeases slower and doesn’t cause the same stomach upset.. I also started with metformin..

posted 3 days ago
A DiabetesTeam Member said:

Metfotmin SR fixed my stomach problems.

posted 4 days ago
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