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Glucophage XR

Dosing Information

The dose of Glucophage XR your healthcare provider recommends will vary, depending on a number of factors, including:
 
  • How well your diabetes is controlled
  • Other medical conditions you may have
  • Other medications you may currently be taking.
     
As is always the case, do not adjust your dose unless your healthcare provider specifically instructs you to do so.
 
(Click Glucophage Dosage for more information.)
 

Side Effects of Glucophage XR

As with any medicine, side effects are possible with Glucophage XR. However, not everyone who takes this drug will experience problems. In fact, most people tolerate it well. If side effects do occur, in most cases, they are minor and either require no treatment or can be easily treated by you or your healthcare provider. Serious side effects are less common.
 
The most common reactions to Glucophage XR include:
 
(Click Glucophage Side Effects to learn more, including potenially serious side effects to look out for.)
 
You can read about other possible side effects in the following eMedTV articles:
 
Type 2 Diabetes: Fact or Fiction

Glucophage Drug Info

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