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Glumetza Drug Description
GLUMETZA®
(metformin hydrochloride) Extended Release Tablet, Film Coated
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of metformin (Fortamet, Glucophage, Glucophage XR, Glumetza, Riomet)?

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these symptoms of lactic acidosis: weakness, increasing sleepiness, slow heart rate, cold feeling, muscle pain, shortness of breath, stomach pain, feeling light-headed, and fainting.
Stop using metformin and get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have any of...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Glumetza »




GLUMETZA (metformin hydrochloride) extended release tablet
is an oral antihyperglycemic drug used in the management of type 2 diabetes.
Metformin hydrochloride (N,N-dimethylimidodicarbonimidic diamide hydrochloride)
is not chemically or pharmacologically related to any other classes of oral
antihyperglycemic agents. The structural formula of metformin hydrochloride
(metformin HCl) is as shown:









Metformin HCl is a white to off-white crystalline compound
with a molecular formula of C4H11N5•HCl and a
molecular weight of 165.63. Metformin HCl is freely soluble in water and is
practically insoluble in acetone, ether, and chloroform. The pKa of metformin
is 12.4. The pH of a 1% aqueous solution of metformin hydrochloride is 6.68.
GLUMETZA tablets are modified release dosage forms that contain 500 mg or 1000
mg of metformin HCl. Each 500 mg tablet contains coloring, hypromellose,
magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose and polyethylene oxide. Each
1000 mg tablet contains colloidal silicon dioxide, polyvinyl alcohol,
crospovidone, glyceryl behenate, polyacrylate dispersion, hypromellose, talc,
polyethylene glycol, eudragit, titanium dioxide, simethicone emulsion,
polysorbate and coloring. GLUMETZA 500 and 1000 mg tablets both utilize
polymer-based, oral drug delivery systems, which allow delivery of metformin
HCl to the upper gastrointestinal (GI) tract.Last reviewed on RxList: 7/6/2009




Glumetza Drug Description
GLUMETZA®
(metformin hydrochloride) Extended Release Tablet, Film Coated
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of metformin (Fortamet, Glucophage, Glucophage XR, Glumetza, Riomet)?

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these symptoms of lactic acidosis: weakness, increasing sleepiness, slow heart rate, cold feeling, muscle pain, shortness of breath, stomach pain, feeling light-headed, and fainting.
Stop using metformin and get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have any of...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Glumetza »




GLUMETZA (metformin hydrochloride) extended release tablet
is an oral antihyperglycemic drug used in the management of type 2 diabetes.
Metformin hydrochloride (N,N-dimethylimidodicarbonimidic diamide hydrochloride)
is not chemically or pharmacologically related to any other classes of oral
antihyperglycemic agents. The structural formula of metformin hydrochloride
(metformin HCl) is as shown:









Metformin HCl is a white to off-white crystalline compound
with a molecular formula of C4H11N5•HCl and a
molecular weight of 165.63. Metformin HCl is freely soluble in water and is
practically insoluble in acetone, ether, and chloroform. The pKa of metformin
is 12.4. The pH of a 1% aqueous solution of metformin hydrochloride is 6.68.
GLUMETZA tablets are modified release dosage forms that contain 500 mg or 1000
mg of metformin HCl. Each 500 mg tablet contains coloring, hypromellose,
magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose and polyethylene oxide. Each
1000 mg tablet contains colloidal silicon dioxide, polyvinyl alcohol,
crospovidone, glyceryl behenate, polyacrylate dispersion, hypromellose, talc,
polyethylene glycol, eudragit, titanium dioxide, simethicone emulsion,
polysorbate and coloring. GLUMETZA 500 and 1000 mg tablets both utilize
polymer-based, oral drug delivery systems, which allow delivery of metformin
HCl to the upper gastrointestinal (GI) tract.Last reviewed on RxList: 7/6/2009




Glumetza Drug Description
GLUMETZA®
(metformin hydrochloride) Extended Release Tablet, Film Coated
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of metformin (Fortamet, Glucophage, Glucophage XR, Glumetza, Riomet)?

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these symptoms of lactic acidosis: weakness, increasing sleepiness, slow heart rate, cold feeling, muscle pain, shortness of breath, stomach pain, feeling light-headed, and fainting.
Stop using metformin and get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have any of...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Glumetza »




GLUMETZA (metformin hydrochloride) extended release tablet
is an oral antihyperglycemic drug used in the management of type 2 diabetes.
Metformin hydrochloride (N,N-dimethylimidodicarbonimidic diamide hydrochloride)
is not chemically or pharmacologically related to any other classes of oral
antihyperglycemic agents. The structural formula of metformin hydrochloride
(metformin HCl) is as shown:









Metformin HCl is a white to off-white crystalline compound
with a molecular formula of C4H11N5•HCl and a
molecular weight of 165.63. Metformin HCl is freely soluble in water and is
practically insoluble in acetone, ether, and chloroform. The pKa of metformin
is 12.4. The pH of a 1% aqueous solution of metformin hydrochloride is 6.68.
GLUMETZA tablets are modified release dosage forms that contain 500 mg or 1000
mg of metformin HCl. Each 500 mg tablet contains coloring, hypromellose,
magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose and polyethylene oxide. Each
1000 mg tablet contains colloidal silicon dioxide, polyvinyl alcohol,
crospovidone, glyceryl behenate, polyacrylate dispersion, hypromellose, talc,
polyethylene glycol, eudragit, titanium dioxide, simethicone emulsion,
polysorbate and coloring. GLUMETZA 500 and 1000 mg tablets both utilize
polymer-based, oral drug delivery systems, which allow delivery of metformin
HCl to the upper gastrointestinal (GI) tract.Last reviewed on RxList: 7/6/2009




Glumetza Drug Description
GLUMETZA®
(metformin hydrochloride) Extended Release Tablet, Film Coated
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of metformin (Fortamet, Glucophage, Glucophage XR, Glumetza, Riomet)?

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these symptoms of lactic acidosis: weakness, increasing sleepiness, slow heart rate, cold feeling, muscle pain, shortness of breath, stomach pain, feeling light-headed, and fainting.
Stop using metformin and get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have any of...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Glumetza »




GLUMETZA (metformin hydrochloride) extended release tablet
is an oral antihyperglycemic drug used in the management of type 2 diabetes.
Metformin hydrochloride (N,N-dimethylimidodicarbonimidic diamide hydrochloride)
is not chemically or pharmacologically related to any other classes of oral
antihyperglycemic agents. The structural formula of metformin hydrochloride
(metformin HCl) is as shown:









Metformin HCl is a white to off-white crystalline compound
with a molecular formula of C4H11N5•HCl and a
molecular weight of 165.63. Metformin HCl is freely soluble in water and is
practically insoluble in acetone, ether, and chloroform. The pKa of metformin
is 12.4. The pH of a 1% aqueous solution of metformin hydrochloride is 6.68.
GLUMETZA tablets are modified release dosage forms that contain 500 mg or 1000
mg of metformin HCl. Each 500 mg tablet contains coloring, hypromellose,
magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose and polyethylene oxide. Each
1000 mg tablet contains colloidal silicon dioxide, polyvinyl alcohol,
crospovidone, glyceryl behenate, polyacrylate dispersion, hypromellose, talc,
polyethylene glycol, eudragit, titanium dioxide, simethicone emulsion,
polysorbate and coloring. GLUMETZA 500 and 1000 mg tablets both utilize
polymer-based, oral drug delivery systems, which allow delivery of metformin
HCl to the upper gastrointestinal (GI) tract.Last reviewed on RxList: 7/6/2009




Glumetza Drug Description
GLUMETZA®
(metformin hydrochloride) Extended Release Tablet, Film Coated
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of metformin (Fortamet, Glucophage, Glucophage XR, Glumetza, Riomet)?

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these symptoms of lactic acidosis: weakness, increasing sleepiness, slow heart rate, cold feeling, muscle pain, shortness of breath, stomach pain, feeling light-headed, and fainting.
Stop using metformin and get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have any of...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Glumetza »




GLUMETZA (metformin hydrochloride) extended release tablet
is an oral antihyperglycemic drug used in the management of type 2 diabetes.
Metformin hydrochloride (N,N-dimethylimidodicarbonimidic diamide hydrochloride)
is not chemically or pharmacologically related to any other classes of oral
antihyperglycemic agents. The structural formula of metformin hydrochloride
(metformin HCl) is as shown:









Metformin HCl is a white to off-white crystalline compound
with a molecular formula of C4H11N5•HCl and a
molecular weight of 165.63. Metformin HCl is freely soluble in water and is
practically insoluble in acetone, ether, and chloroform. The pKa of metformin
is 12.4. The pH of a 1% aqueous solution of metformin hydrochloride is 6.68.
GLUMETZA tablets are modified release dosage forms that contain 500 mg or 1000
mg of metformin HCl. Each 500 mg tablet contains coloring, hypromellose,
magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose and polyethylene oxide. Each
1000 mg tablet contains colloidal silicon dioxide, polyvinyl alcohol,
crospovidone, glyceryl behenate, polyacrylate dispersion, hypromellose, talc,
polyethylene glycol, eudragit, titanium dioxide, simethicone emulsion,
polysorbate and coloring. GLUMETZA 500 and 1000 mg tablets both utilize
polymer-based, oral drug delivery systems, which allow delivery of metformin
HCl to the upper gastrointestinal (GI) tract.Last reviewed on RxList: 7/6/2009





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Follow Up with Endocrinologist
  by Kim
I went back to see the endocrinologist on Friday. My 2-hour glucose tolerance test did show that I am insulin resistant and I also have elevated levels of […]


Second Follow Up with the Endocrinologist
  by Kim
So I had my follow up with the endocrinologist on Tuesday, but in a more exciting development, the Friday before that I got my period on my own […]


Feb 11 - Daily Journal
  by bookenz
Wt: 237.2Points: 16Today was a good day. I was busy at work (my temp gig) and the day flew by. I'm still worried about my blood sugar - […]


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  by timeinctemp
MONDAY, Sept. 14 (HealthDay News) — Adding the widely used diabetes drug metformin to conventional chemotherapy shows promise for treating and delaying recurrence of breast cancer, new research […]


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THURSDAY, Oct. 1 (HealthDay News) — In a possible advance toward a treatment for aging in people, researchers report that by genetically modifying mice, they reduced their susceptibility […]


Success!
  by jschmidt76
On November 1, 2009, I started my fitness and weight loss journey. I am now down 16 lbs! Wooohoo! Over the past two weeks, I haven't been exercising […]


Wood Pallet TBA Contamination at Another Drug Company
  by andyjmo
The chemical called 2,4,6, tribromoanisole (TBA) has been linked to another contamination claim from Glumetza.  The company filed with the Security Exchange Commission to alert investors and alerted the FDA.  […]


DIABETES DRUG, GLUMETZA, RECALLED BY DEPOMED
  by KIRBY JOHNSON, PC
Drug developer Depomed Inc has announced the recall of 52 lots of Glumetza, a diabetes medication, due to traces of a chemical in some of the bottles. The chemical […]


Email
  by jschmidt76
I got an email from a nurse with Dr. Thie. She was wondering if I was still taking Glumetza and if I was tolerating it. I think it's […]


Metformin Coupons Available From Several Sources
  by susanmacd
Metformin is a prescription drug that is used to treat Type 2 diabetes.  Because it specifically addresses insulin resistance, it is also useful in treating polycystic ovary disease.  […]



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Glumetza information from Drugs.com. Glumetza is used along with diet and exercise to improve blood sugar control in adults with type 2 diabetes. Glumetza patient advice including side effects


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