Glycomet is used to treat type 2 (noninsulin-dependent) diabetes. Glycomet (Generic Glucomin) decreases the amount of glucose you absorb from your food and the amount of glucose made by your liver. Glycomet (Generic Glucomin) increases your body's response to insulin, a natural substance that controls the amount of glucose in the blood.
Take exactly as prescribed by your Health Provider. Do not stop taking this medication with out consulting your Health provider first.
If you miss a dose of Glycomet, take as soon as possible. Do not double doses.
Mostly you will be prescribed one 500mg Glycomet (Generic Glucomin) tablet 3 times a day, while the 850mg tablets are usually taken twice daily to give effective diabetes control. You should use Glycomet (Generic Glucomin) only as directed by your doctor.
Store Glycomet below 86 degrees F (30 degrees C). Store away from heat, moisture, and light. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep Glycomet out of the reach of children and away from pets.