metformin and migraines

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  1. SiobhanMT

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    has anyone that suffered from migraines been prescribed metformin? I was thinking of asking my doctor about it but years ago they said they couldn't give me anything
     
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    Yes ive been on metformin for a couple of yrs now for pcos ,i allso got bad migraines ive found that it helps because it helps correct your hormones witch is why some people get migrains in the first place im on 500mg 3 times a day
     
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    they should be able to give you something for the migraines. they dont like to as its expensive medication but keep on at gp and they will. I get a migraine a month cos im on dianette which is the pill but i use it for the symptoms of pcos namely the excess hair and acne. all the best x
     
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