Glucophage


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Wikipedia.
Related to Glucophage: Glucophage xr
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Glucophage - an antidiabetic drug (trade name Glucophage) prescribed to treat type II diabetes
antidiabetic, antidiabetic drug - a drug used to treat diabetes mellitus
brand, brand name, marque, trade name - a name given to a product or service
References in periodicals archive ?
M2 EQUITYBITES-February 27, 2017-Intellipharmaceutics wins US FDA approval for 500 mg and 750 mg Generic Glucophage XR for type 2 diabetes
M2 PHARMA-February 27, 2017-Intellipharmaceutics wins US FDA approval for 500 mg and 750 mg Generic Glucophage XR for type 2 diabetes
Metformin Hydrochloride ER Tablets USP 500mg and 750mg is therapeutically equal to the reference listed drug Glucophage XR Extended-release Tablets 500mg and 750mg respectively of Bristol Myers Squibb (BMS).
L'usine qui produira le Glucophage (de differents dosages) a une capacite de production de 300 millions d'unites par an, extensible a 500 millions d'unites en une annee.
Metformin also goes by the brand names Glucophage, Glumetza, Glucophage XR, and Fortamet.
The production agreement, under which Neopharma is working to manufacture two Merck Serono products -- Euthyrox, a hormone therapy treatment, and Glucophage, a standard oral treatment for type 2 diabetes -- is catering to regional demand and helping to turn the UAE into a pharmaceutical export base.
The shortage of Glucophage has been brought to the notice of the Health Ministry and it is because of some logistical issues being sorted out between the company and the agents.
Initially, two Merck Serono products will be manufactured by Neopharma: Euthyrox, a hormone therapy requiring a very stringent sterile environment for production and packaging, and Glucophage, a standard oral treatment for people suffering from type 2 diabetes that helps control blood sugar levels.
The oral hypoglycaemic drugs, diabenese, daonil and glucophage used in this study were obtained from Nigeria-German drugs, Plc (Lagos, Nigeria).
Metformin is available in an oral solution (Riomet), tablet (Glucophage) and extended-release tablet (Fortamet, Glucophage XR, Glumetza).
Metformin, marketed first by Bristol-Myers Squibb as Glucophage and now available in generic form and a number of combinations, is widely prescribed to people with type 2 diabetes and may be extended to the treatment of certain cancers.
Fatima, a diabetic patient, had voiced apprehensions about the tablet, Glucophage XR (500mg), saying it had shown up virtually unchanged in her stool.