What pills is a white, chalky, round, pill, 70 on one side, Z the other side?

Not Medical Advice: A white, round-shaped pill with Z 70 imprint has been identified as "Metformin hydrochloride 500 mg".

Metformin belongs to the drug class non-sulfonylureas. It is an oral diabetes medicine that helps control blood sugar levels.

This drug is for people with type 2 diabetes. It is sometimes used in combination with insulin or other medications, but it is not for treating type 1 diabetes.

Metformin is also used in the treatment of polycystic ovary syndrome, insulin resistance syndrome and female infertility.

Check out 10 Tips for Staying Healthy With Type 2 Diabetes, shared by Everyday Health.

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Monday, May 23 2016
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