Metformin is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes. Metformin is an anti-diabetic medicine. It restores the body's ability to use insulin, lowering the blood sugar levels. It also decreases the amount of glucose absorbed from food in the intestine and decreases glucose production in the liver.
How it works
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It is better to take Ppg Met 0.2 Tablet SR with food.
Common side effects
Nausea, Vomiting, Altered taste, Diarrhoea, Abdominal pain, Loss of appetite.