Launch of Generic Glumetza

Released: 02/02/2016   By: Carl Richie, Pharmacy Director

The generic equivalent of Glumetza (Metformin HCI ER) has just been released. Glumetza is an oral diabetes medicine prescribed as an adjunct to diet and exercise to improve glycemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes. This medication is available in 500mg and 1000mg strengths.
All generic drugs approved by the FDA have the same quality, strength, purity and stability as brand name drugs. The generic manufacturing, packaging and testing sites must pass the same quality standards as those of brand name drugs.

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