Medication Guide App

Label Changes for:

Riomet (metformin hydrochloride oral solution)

October 2008

Changes have been made to the PRECAUTIONS sections of the safety label.

Detailed View: Safety Labeling Changes Approved By FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER) -- October 2008


The detailed view includes drug products with safety labeling changes to the BOXED WARNING, CONTRAINDICATIONS, WARNINGS, PRECAUTIONS, ADVERSE REACTIONS, or PATIENT PACKAGE INSERT/MEDICATION GUIDE sections. Deletions or editorial revisions made to these sections are not included in this summary. Read about the new physician labeling format.

Summary View


Sections Modified


  • Macrovascular Outcome
    • There have been no clinical studies establishing conclusive evidence of macrovascular risk reduction with Riomet or any other antidiabetic drug.