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How should I take Riomet?

Riomet (metformin) is a liquid that you take by mouth before meals. Doctors usually prescribe a low dose to start so that you don't develop gastrointestinal side effects and also as a way to figure out the most effective dose for you. It's important to monitor your blood sugar as directed to make sure your levels stay within a safe range.

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