Oral hypoglycemic agents

Metformin - biguanide with antihyperglycemic effect. Reduces glucose levels in blood plasma both onset and after eating. Metformin reduces glucose production in the liver, improves insulin sensitivity in muscle and utilizes glucose, inhibits glucose uptake in the intestine. Clinically proven that Metformin has a positive effect on lipid metabolism: it lowers total cholesterol, low density lipoprotein, and triglycerides. Tablets 500 and 1000 mg №30, №60.