Product Name: Glucophage Tablets 500mg 5X10’s
Product Form: Tablets
Pack Size: 5X10’s
Marketed By: Martin Dow Pharmaceuticals (Pak) Ltd
Generic Category: Oral Hypoglycemic
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.
Headache, abdominal bloating, anorexia, diarrhea, flatulance, metallic taste.
It is contraindicated in patients with CHF, Chronic metabolic acidosis
Older adults may be at greater risk for side effects such as low blood sugar or lactic acidosis.