I am 42 and was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes

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Q: I am 42 and was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes in January. I started taking metformin and have lost 14 lbs. My menstrual cycle has always been 25 days. Today, I am at day 32 and tested positive on a home pregnancy test. My husband and I are not actively trying to conceive so I feel it is unlikely a true positive. Is it possible that it is related to the metformin or even menopause?

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