Metformin For Dogs
Metformin for Dogs — New Uses for an Old Drug
I’m still putting this page together, but there are there is increasing proof that metformin can help two types of patients near and dear to my heart…
- metformin fights many forms of cancer common in dogs
- metformin can slow the progression of heart disease in dogs
Why is this such good news?
- metformin is both cheap and safe
- metformin has few interactions with other common drugs
- we need all the weapons we can get against cancer and heart disease in pets
Interested in the benefits of metformins for yourself? Here’s a link to a good summary….
Metformin vs. Cancer
Metformin vs. Heart Disease
Metformin prevents progression of heart failure https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/19414638/