RIOMET (metformin HCl oral solution) and your patients with type 2 diabetes

Some patients with type 2 diabetes requiring glycemic control may have difficulty swallowing tablets due to mechanical obstruction or a comorbidity affecting their ability to swallow

Consider a liquid or dispersible oral formulation for patients with the following conditions1:

  • Neurological conditions (eg, stroke, dementia, Parkinson’s disease, Alzheimer’s disease)
  • Cancer (eg, head, neck, esophageal cancer)
  • Cardiac diseases
  • Respiratory diseases
  • Physical or learning disabilities
  • Psychological conditions (eg, severe mental illness)
  • Patients who cannot or will not take tablets