GLUCOPHAGE

Main information

  • Trade name:
  • GLUCOPHAGE 500 mg film-coated tablet
  • Dosage:
  • 500 mg
  • Pharmaceutical form:
  • film-coated tablet
  • Prescription type:
  • Prescription only
  • Medicine domain:
  • Humans
  • Medicine type:
  • Allopathic drug

Documents

Localization

  • Available in:
  • GLUCOPHAGE 500 mg film-coated tablet
    Finland
  • Language:
  • English

Therapeutic information

  • Therapeutic area:
  • Metformin
  • Product summary:
  • Suitability for use in older adult patients Metformini hydrochloridum Suitable for older persons, with specific cautions. Reduce the dose in even mild renal insufficiency. Do not use in severe renal insufficiency or tissue hypoxia. May reduce the absorption of vitamin B12. Take into account risk of lactic acidosis. Cease is required in cases of gastroenteritis or dehydration, and before surgery or imaging with a contrast agent.

Status

  • Source:
  • Fimea
  • Authorization status:
  • Marketing authorization granted
  • Authorization number:
  • 4566
  • Authorization date:
  • 01-10-2007
  • Last update:
  • 21-02-2018