Metformin hydrochloride

Metformin hydrochloride is an active ingredient that is used in some medicines.

Metformin hydrochloride is also known as biguanides.

The active ingredient is the chemical in a medicine that makes it work. Medicines can have more than one active ingredient and be available under different brand names. Medicines include both active ingredients and inactive ingredients.

This page about metformin hydrochloride automatically lists related information collected from other pages of our website.

The list below also includes links to brands of medicines that contain metformin hydrochloride, including their consumer medicine information (CMI) leaflets.

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Medicine brands that contain metformin hydrochloride