Ahmed, Marwan Awad(Canadian Society for Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2016-10-25)
The association between metformin use and low vitamin B12 levels in type 2 diabetes mellitus
patients is well-established. However, many aspects of the topic remain to be elucidated. There is still
controversy on the ...
Peripheral neuropathy (PN) is a primary complication of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) and a direct manifestation of vitamin B12
deficiency. Examining the effects of metformin use on PN status became imperative following ...
Ahmed, Marwan Awad; Muntingh, George L.; Rheeder, Paul(BioMed Central, 2016-10-07)
BACKGROUND : The association between long-term metformin use and low vitamin B12 levels has been proven.
However, the prevalence estimates of metformin-induced vitamin B12 deficiency showed considerable variation