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6/13/10 8:38 P

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My doctor gave me the option. She said try taking them all at once, but if that does not work for you, split them into two times a day. Hope that helps!

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4/3/10 3:47 P

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I take 1000mg of the Met ER once a day right before I go to bed with my 24 units of Lantus ... i don't have any issues with doing it that way myself

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Actual loss = 139 lbs and 50 inches from core


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3/29/10 3:19 P

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My DH just started them for diabetes and his 4 are split up into am & pm.

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3/28/10 10:39 P

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Your doctor or pharmacist should have told you to split them up! You definitely must not be feeling good! My doc told me that I should definitely take them at breakfast and dinner to make sure that I don't get the icky feeling!
I would if I were you!

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3/28/10 10:19 P

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I have been on Met ER for 6 months. I am on 2000 or 4 pills. I take them all at dinner. I have read where some people are taking them 2 times a day to break them up. Can you do this??? I hate taking all 4 at once cause I get sick some days :(

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