Recent Examples of metformin from the Web
Kluchesky takes metformin twice a day to help regulate his Type 2 diabetes.
Generic metformin hydrochloride, an oral Type 2 diabetes drug that’s been around since the 1990s, went from an average 10 cents to 13 cents a pill from 2015 to 2016.
To learn more about the pros and cons of metformin and other treatments, read our Guide to Managing Diabetes.
The task force considered two medications that are sometimes used to help kids lose weight, orlistat and metformin.
Finding an alternative to metformin was one of the team's objectives.
Currently the main treatment option is the drug metformin .
About 30 percent of patients who take metformin develop nausea, bloating and abdominal pain.
The chemical also controlled blood sugar at a level comparable to metformin.
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Origin and Etymology of metformin
First Known Use: 1961See Words from the same year
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