Metformin is an oral diabetes medicine that helps control blood sugar levels. Metformin is for people with type 2 diabetes. Metformin is sometimes used in combination with insulin or other medications, but it is not for treating type 1 diabetes. Metformin may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Riomet is used for controlling type 2 diabetes in patients. It is not to be used for type 1 diabetes and is known to control blood sugar levels. Diabetes patients are prone to heart risks and other problems which are controlled with Riomet. Riomet is known to help restore the level of insulin and its response in the body.