Definitions for "Metformin"
The generic name for an oral anti-diabetic medicine belonging to the drug class called biguanides (brand name: Glucophage®).
An oral medication used to lower blood glucose. It works by reducing the amount of glucose that is produced by the liver and by helping the body reduce insulin resistance. It belongs to the class of medicines called biguanides. The brand name is Glucophage.
an antidiabetic drug (trade name Glucophage) prescribed to treat type II diabetes