Metformin HCL is used as an oral hypoglycemic agent. Slows electron transport in the oxidation pathway in mitochondria. Has been reported to reverse Lupus symptoms in mice in conjunction with 2-deoxy-d-glucose.
|Product Name||Metformin HCL|
|Other Name||1,1-Dimethylbiguanide hydrochloride,Metformin;3-(diaminomethylidene)-1,1-dimethylguanidine,hydrochloride;1,1-Dimethylbiguanide hydrochloride;N1,N1-Dimethylbiguanide hydrochloride;|
|Appearance and properties||White Solid|
|Storage conditions||Stored in normal temperature|
Metformin HCL is used as Pharmacology Metformin hydrochloride is a hypoglycemic agent that has the effect of improving blood glucose tolerance and reducing basal and postprandial blood glucose in patients with type 2 diabetes.Mechanism of action: Metformin hydrochloride reduces glycogen production in the liver, reduces the absorption of sugars in the intestine, and can improve insulin sensitivity by increasing the uptake and utilization of peripheral sugars. Metformin hydrochloride will not cause hypoglycemia in patients with type 2 diabetes or normal blood glucose.After metformin hydrochloride treatment, insulin secretion remained unchanged, while fasting insulin level and daily plasma insulin level were decreased.Hypoglycemic products for non – insulin – dependent diabetes mellitus.Storage: sealed, cool and dry place Expiration: 2 years.
Metformin HCL is produced by dimethylamine into salt and dicyandiamide reaction.