Treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus, particularly in overweight patients when dietary management and exercise alone does not result in adequate glycaemic control.
In adults: Metformin may be used as monotherapy or in combination with other oral antidiabetic agents or with insulin.
In children from 10 years of age and adolescents: Metformin may be used as monotherapy or in combination with insulin.
A reduction of diabetic complications has been shown in overweight type 2 diabetic adult patients treated with metformin as first-line therapy after diet failure.
Metformin Hydrochloride ......... 500 mg
Dosage & Administration
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. Comet 850 is to be taken with food.
Blood and lymphatic system disorders: Not known: Hemolytic anemia