Glucophage Tablets 850mg 3X10's (metformin)

Glucophage Tablets 850mg 3X10's (metformin)

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Uses

It is used with a proper diet and exercise program and possibly with other medications to control high blood sugar. It is used in patients with type 2 diabetes. It is also use in the treatment of PCOS and in weight loss regimen.


Side Effects

Headache, abdominal bloating, anorexia, diarrhea, flatulance, metallic taste.


When not to use

It is contraindicated in patients with CHF, Chronic metabolic acidosis.

Precaution

Before taking this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to metformin; or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.


Precaution

Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of: severe breathing problems (such as obstructive lung disease, severe asthma), blood problems (such as anemia, vitamin B12 deficiency), kidney disease, liver disease.


Precaution

Older adults may be at greater risk for side effects such as low blood sugar or lactic acidosis.


Precaution

It passes into breast milk in small amounts. Consult your doctor before breast-feeding.


Pregnancy

Please consult your doctor when taking this medicine if you are pregnant.


Drugs to avoid

Drugs that may interact with this drug are Cimetidine, selegiline