Metfor

Metfor

metformin

Manufacturer:

Millimed

Distributor:

Millimed
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Metformin HCl
Indications/Uses
NIDDM especially in diet-failed, overwt diabetic patients.
Dosage/Direction for Use
1 tab bid.
Administration
Should be taken with food.
Contraindications
Diabetic coma, ketoacidosis, renal impairment, chronic liver disease, acute porphyria, thyroid impairment.
Special Precautions
Elderly. Excessive exercise. Pregnancy & lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Lactic acidosis, GI disturbances.
Drug Interactions
May cause hypoglycemia w/ sulfonylureas, insulin, β-blockers, ACE inhibitors.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
A10BA02 - metformin ; Belongs to the class of biguanides. Used in the treatment of diabetes.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Metfor tab 850 mg
Packing/Price
50 × 10's
Form
Metfor tab 500 mg
Packing/Price
50 × 10's
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