Home>metformin + methylcobalamin

Metformin + Methylcobalamin

Information about Metformin + Methylcobalamin

Metformin + Methylcobalamin Uses

It is used in addition to diet and exercise to improve blood sugar control in adults with type 2 diabetes.

How Metformin + Methylcobalamin works

Metformin + Methylcobalamin is a combination of two medicines: Metformin and methylcobalamin which treat diabetes. Metformin is a biguanide which decreases the production and absorption of sugar in your body, and allows better use of existing insulin. Methylcobalamin is a form of vitamin B which helps in the production of myelin, a substance that protects nerve fibers and rejuvenates damaged nerve cells.

Common side effects of Metformin + Methylcobalamin

Nausea, Abdominal pain, Constipation, Hypoglycemia (low blood glucose level)
Written By
Reviewed By
MD Pharmacology, MBBS
Last updated
08 Jan 2021 | 09:43 AM (UTC)

We provide you with authentic, trustworthy and revelant information

Want to know more

Available Medicine for Metformin + Methylcobalamin

Sugamet MCZydus Cadila
125 to ₹1542 variant(s)
RejumetFourrts India Laboratories Pvt Ltd
72 to ₹742 variant(s)
Formin PlusAlkem Laboratories Ltd
92 to ₹1152 variant(s)
Bigomet MAristo Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
731 variant(s)
Cureformin MCCurega Healthcare Pvt Ltd
701 variant(s)
MetnuriteCentaur Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
511 variant(s)
Arkamet MArkas Pharma Pvt Ltd
601 variant(s)
MasteroBrahamputra Research Pvt Ltd
15 to ₹502 variant(s)
Frey-MetFreyn Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
751 variant(s)

Expert advice for Metformin + Methylcobalamin

  • Take it with food to avoid an upset stomach.
  • It does not cause weight gain and rarely causes low blood sugar unlike other diabetes medicines.
  • Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level) may occur when taken along with other antidiabetic medicines, alcohol or on delaying/skipping a meal.
  • Always carry some sugary food or fruit juice with you in case you experience hypoglycemic symptoms such as cold sweats, cool pale skin, tremor, and anxiety.
  • Your doctor will monitor your blood sugar levels and kidney functions regularly while taking this medication.
  • Tell your doctor immediately if you experience any deep or rapid breathing, or persistent nausea, vomiting, and stomach pain as Metformin + Methylcobalamin may cause a rare but serious condition called lactic acidosis, which is an excess of lactic acid in the blood.


Orders Delivered
Get the link to download App

All products displayed on Tata 1mg are procured from verified and licensed pharmacies. All labs listed on the platform are accredited


Tata 1mg uses Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) 128-bit encryption and is Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) compliant


Find affordable medicine substitutes, save up to 50% on health products, up to 80% off on lab tests and free doctor consultations.

LegitScript approved
India's only LegitScript and ISO/ IEC 27001 certified online healthcare platform

Know more about Tata 1mgdownArrow

Access medical and health information

Tata 1mg provides you with medical information which is curated, written and verified by experts, accurate and trustworthy. Our experts create high-quality content about medicines, diseases, lab investigations, Over-The-Counter (OTC) health products, Ayurvedic herbs/ingredients, and alternative remedies.

Order medicines online

Get free medicine home delivery in over 1800 cities across India. You can also order Ayurvedic, Homeopathic and other Over-The-Counter (OTC) health products. Your safety is our top priority. All products displayed on Tata 1mg are procured from verified and licensed pharmacies.

Book lab tests

Book any lab tests and preventive health packages from certified labs and get tested from the comfort of your home. Enjoy free home sample collection, view reports online and consult a doctor online for free.

Consult a doctor online

Got a health query? Consult doctors online from the comfort of your home for free. Chat privately with our registered medical specialists to connect directly with verified doctors. Your privacy is guaranteed.