Diabetes Channel
Related Channels


Were you looking for more information about Metformin? Metiformin is a common misspelling of metformin.
Metformin (Glucophage®) is a prescription drug used for decreasing blood sugar levels in people with type 2 diabetes. It is a type of biguanide medication that works in several ways, including reducing the amount of sugar made by the liver, making insulin receptors more sensitive, and reducing the amount of sugar absorbed into the body (from the diet).
Before taking this product, be sure to let your healthcare provider know if you have kidney problems, liver problems, or congestive heart failure.
(Click Metformin to learn more about the effects of metformin, for information on when and how to take this drug, and to find out what side effects may occur with treatment. You can also click on the various links in the box to the right to access specific topics on metformin.)
Diabetes Tips for Seniors
Referring Pages:
Terms of Use
Advertise with Us
Contact Us
About eMedTV
Privacy Policy
Copyright © 2006-2018 Clinaero, Inc.
eMedTV serves only as an informational resource. This site does not dispense medical advice or advice of any kind. Site users seeking medical advice about their specific situation should consult with their own physician. Click Terms of Use for more information.