Glucophage XR

Active Ingredient(s): Metformin
FDA Approved: * October 13, 2000
Pharm Company: * BRISTOL MYERS SQUIBB
Category: Diabetes

Metformin, sold under the brand name Glucophage, among others, is the first-line medication for the treatment of type 2 diabetes,[6][7][8] particularly in people who are overweight.[9] It is also used in the treatment of polycystic ovary syndrome.[6] It is not associated with weight gain[10] and is taken by mouth.[6] It is sometimes used as an off-label augment to attenuate the risk... [wikipedia]

* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.
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Dosage List

Glucophage XR BMS;6063;500
24 Hr Glucophage 500 mg Extended Release Tablet
NDC: 0087-6063
Labeler:
Bristol-myers Squibb Company
Glucophage XR BMS;6064;750
24 Hr Glucophage 750 mg Extended Release Tablet
NDC: 0087-6064
Labeler:
Bristol-myers Squibb Company

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