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E 4416 (Metformin Extended Release 500 mg)

Pill with imprint E 4416 is White, Elliptical / Oval and has been identified as Metformin hydrochloride extended release 500 mg. It is supplied by Sandoz Pharmaceuticals Inc..

Metformin is used in the treatment of diabetes, type 2; polycystic ovary syndrome; diabetes, type 3c; insulin resistance syndrome; female infertility and belongs to the drug class non-sulfonylureas. There is no proven risk in humans during pregnancy. Metformin 500 mg is not a controlled substance under the Controlled Substance Act (CSA).

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Metformin hydrochloride extended release

E 4416
500 mg
Elliptical / Oval
Prescription only
Drug Class:
Pregnancy Category:
B - No proven risk in humans
CSA Schedule:
Not a controlled drug
Labeler / Supplier:
Sandoz Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Inactive Ingredients:
carboxymethylcellulose sodium
microcrystalline cellulose
silicon dioxide colloidal
magnesium stearate
Note: Inactive ingredients may vary.

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