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I just been prescribed Metformin...Will it affects my

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I just been prescribed Metformin...Will it affects my Sexual drive or function..I am 75 years old and have no problem attaining erections..
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Urology
Expert:  Dr. Y. replied 1 year ago.
Hello and thanks for trusting me to help you today. I look forward to working with you.
No, metformin will not negatively affect your directions. However, uncontrolled diabetes will cause your directions to become worse. This is why it is important to start on this medication to control your diabetes. Hope this helps.