How it should be taken
It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with food two times per day.
Dosage & When it is to be taken
(125mg/500mg)- Dose is based on patient’s condition.
When it is not to be taken (Contraindications)
Contraindicated in patients with severe kidney impairment, metabolic acidosis, including diabetic ketoacidosis, and hypersensitivity.
Warnings and Precautions
Caution should be exercised in patients with history of pancreatitis, kidney or liver problems, heart problems, alcoholism, any allergy, who are taking other medications, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
It may cause serious side effects such as lactic acidosis and pancreatitis; if it is so stop taking this medication immediately and contact your healthcare provider.
Store it at room temperature between (20°C to 25°C).