Review: taking Gamma linolenic acid and Metformin together


Drug interactions are reported only by a few people who take Gamma linolenic acid and Metformin together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Gamma linolenic acid and Metformin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1 person who the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Gamma Linolenic Acid

Gamma linolenic acid has active ingredients of gamma linolenic acid. (latest outcomes from Gamma linolenic acid 12 users)


Metformin has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Metformin 183,126 users)

On Oct, 26, 2016

1 person who takes Gamma Linolenic Acid, Metformin are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Gamma linolenic acid and Metformin drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

  • dyspnoea at rest
  • oedema peripheral

Most common drug interactions by age *:

  • dyspnoea at rest
  • oedema peripheral

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Gamma linolenic acid (gamma linolenic acid) is often used to treat exercise and weight loss. Metformin (metformin hydrochloride) is often used to treat diabetes. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.

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