Acarbose + Metformin
Information about Acarbose + Metformin
Acarbose + metformin uses
Acarbose+Metformin is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes.
How acarbose + metformin works
This is a combination of two antidiabetic medicines: Acarbose and metformin. Acarbose works by slowing down the breakdown of complex sugars into simpler sugars. This reduces the post-meal rise in blood sugar. Metformin lowers the production and absorption of sugar in your body and allows better use of existing insulin.
Common side effects of acarbose + metformin
Nausea, Altered taste, Loss of appetite, Flatulence, Diarrhoea, Stomach pain, Skin rash