• Tab. Riomet OD-500mg

Tab. Riomet OD-500mg

Requires Prescription
strip of 15 tablets
Generic Name: Metformin Hydrochloride
25 Ratings
Rs. 42

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Information about Tab. Riomet OD-500mg

Riomet OD contains Metformin as the active ingredient which is an anti-diabetic medication (biguanide). It works by lowering glucose production in the liver, delaying sugar (glucose) absorption from intestines and increasing the body's sensitivity to insulin.

Metformin hydrochloride works by decreasing hepatic glucose production by inhibiting gluconeogenesis and glycogenolysis. It delays intestinal absorption of glucose and enhances insulin sensitivity by increasing peripheral glucose uptake and utilisation.


Metformin Hydrochloride


Riomet OD Tablet is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes. It is used in addition to diet and exercise to improve blood sugar control in adults with type 2 diabetes.

Direction to Use

  • 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.
  • Riomet OD Tablet is to be taken with food.

Side Effects

Common Side Effects of Riomet OD are Nausea, Vomiting, Taste change, Diarrhoea, Abdominal pain, Loss of appetite.

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