Monotherapy & combination w/ other oral antidiabetic agents 500-mg tab
Initially 1 tab once daily. Increase dose by increments of 500 mg every 10-15 days. Max: 2,000 mg (4 tab) once daily. 750-mg tab
1 tab once daily. Max: 2 tab once daily. Adjust all doses based on blood glucose measurements after 10-15 days. Patient already treated w/ metformin
Start w/ same daily dose of metformin IR tab. Transfer from another oral antidiabetic agents: Discontinue the other agent & initiate at dose indicated previously. Combination w/ insulin
Initially 500 mg once daily, adjust dose of insulin based on blood glucose measurements.