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What is the difference between glucophage xr and metformin xr?

Posted 15 Jul 2013 by sunya1939 2 answers

I had a reaction to metformin HCL500 mg and was given another prescription for Meformin XR .750 mg However they are both almost identical the XR 750 is slightly larger but is still a large oval shaped pill. It does not have layers and is not a capsul with colored pellets that dissolve at different ...

Glucophage XR - if Glucophage XR not available . can we shift to glucophage?

Posted 28 Oct 2016 by hamada1959 0 answers

some times there is shortage of Glucophage xr in our place but Glucophage is available ,is it possible to shift to glucophage

How much weight can I lose using glucophage xr 1000 twice a day ?

Posted 31 May 2015 by enehmeh 2 answers

I started taking glucophage xr 1000 mg twice a day from 2 weeks ago after being diagnosed with insulin resistance . I have irregular period,I'm overweight (BMI = 25.78) and I have acne . I took isosupra lidose 16mg twice and each time for 6 months and the acne reappears after one year of ...

Can Glucophage XR 500 mg be taken twice in day i.e. morning and evening?

Posted 24 Jul 2014 by juni89 2 answers

Random blood sugar level if not under safe limits, would increasing dosage of glucophage extended release pill help the patient?

Can I break glucophage XR into pieces and have it?

Posted 10 Sep 2014 by pathfinder007 1 answer

My doc prescribed me glucophage XR. I've difficulty swallowing large pills. Can I break it into pieces and then have it? If not, can i dissolve it in water and have it? Or is there any other way?

It's my second day of using glucophage xr 500g,after taking it during dinner I find it in my stool?

Posted 6 Jul 2013 by Srmudho 1 answer

I find the tablet wholly in my stool the following morning undigested is this normal or my body is not responding to the medicine?

Diabetes, Type 2 - can 1000mg glucophage XR be taken with Lantus long acting insulin?

Posted 31 Jan 2011 by keithmeyer 3 answers

I am injecting Lantus long acting, 28 units, every evening. Can i also take 1000mg Glucophage after supper and what effect does this have on my Lantus. Can i reduce the 1000mg to 500mg

Adco- Bisocor and Glucophage XR 500mg?

Posted 23 Apr 2012 by andywijk 1 answer

I was diagnosed with type 2 Diabete's last year, I have since also been diagnosed with hyertension. My dosage is 1xGlucophase in the morning and half 2.5 mg Adco-Bisocor, this is repeated in the evening. For the last month or so I have been feeling tired and also become quite paranoid about ...

Is it better than glucophage xr ?

Posted 16 Mar 2011 by dafianti 1 answer

I used to take Glisulin, recomended by my endocrinologo because I was living in Costa Rica, but since I am living in Indonesia now, they only have glucophage or glucophage xr, but sometimes I am feeling uneasy, getting hungry, dizzy, hot inside and losing some of my hair

I want to stop my oral diabetes medicine and increase my dose of Lantus - any advice?

Posted 31 Jan 2011 by keithmeyer 1 answer

I am presently taking 28 units of Lantus solar star, long acting in the evening after supper. I am also taking oral medication, 1000mg Glucophage after supper and 1mg Amaryl before breakfast. Is it necessary to take the oral medication as i would like to stop this medication and if need be, ...

Does Glucophage XR cause weight gain?

Posted 17 Jun 2010 by jaenj 1 answer

Can glucophage XR be cut into 4th's?

Posted 6 Jan 2010 by sbartlett0421 2 answers

My ob/gyn prescribed my glucophage XR for my PCOS. I've also have gastric banding surgery and can not swallow large pills. I asked my doctor and he said to double check with the pharmacist and the pharmacist was "too busy" at the time.

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