Glucophage XR 500mg Tablets 90’s contains metformin. This active component treats type 2 diabetes. Use it together with diet and exercise to improve blood sugar control in adults with diabetes.
Treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus, particularly in overweight patients. When dietary management and exercise alone does not result in adequate glycaemic control.
Glucophage XR 500mg Tablets 90’s
• In adults, Glucophage may be used as monotherapy or in combination with other oral antidiabetic agents or with insulin.
• In children from 10 years of age and adolescents, Glucophage may be used as monotherapy or in combination with insulin.
Type of Drug; Metformin Trade Names; Fortamet, Glucophage XR, Glumetza, Riomet
The drug is effective for Glucose Control and has no risk of causing Hypoglycemia. It has a neutral chance of weight change. Other Potential Risks/Side Effects include stomach upset and causing vitamin B12 deficiency.