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Metformin For People Who Do Not Have Diabetes?

We asked the DIC advisory board to comment on the use of metformin in patients who do not have diabetes:
Your patients may have asked about it or, if not yet, they most likely will. What is your comment on whether you recommend metformin for people who do not have diabetes? If you do not, how do you respond to patients who ask about it? If you do, what do you tell your patients? And what do you say to your patients when their other health care providers tell them this is a diabetes drug and they should only be taking it if they have diabetes?
Here's how they responded.

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