Glucophage/Glucophage Forte/Glucophage XR

Glucophage/Glucophage Forte/Glucophage XR Overdosage

metformin

Manufacturer:

Merck

Distributor:

Zuellig
Full Prescribing Info
Overdosage
Hypoglycemia has not been seen with metformin doses of up to 85 g, although lactic acidosis has occurred in such circumstances.
High overdose of metformin or concomitant risks may lead to lactic acidosis. Lactic acidosis is a medical emergency and must be treated in a hospital. The most effective method to remove lactate and metformin is hemodialysis.
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