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Is there a generic version of Riomet?

The generic version of Riomet is metformin, a drug that -- along with proper diet and exercise -- helps people with type 2 diabetes control their blood sugar levels. Riomet works by decreasing the liver's glucose production and reducing the amount of glucose absorbed by the intestines.

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