Metformin is a modern medication for treatment of pancreatic diabetes. This medication is also used for prevention of pancreatic diabetes type 2 and can reduce the chances of disease development. Metformin has been specially created for diabetics and therefore this drug has a strong action but it is safe for usage. Metformin for diabetics is not worse than other medications with insulin and that is why the drug is popular in almost all countries of the world.
Metformin successfully affects the level of glucose in blood and its sensitivity to insulin action. The speed of production of glucose molecules in liver is increased by 3 times in people with diabetes but Metformin effectively reduces the speed of glucose production in liver by about a third and therefore helps to reduce glucose in blood.
Metformin for diabetics is only prescribed by doctor as going through the whole course of examination it is possible to identify the cause of the disease and establish the most effective and safe course of treatment. Metformin is prescribed each patient individually and the drug should be used in accordance with the doctor's directions.
During treatment by Metformin you should visit your doctor regularly and follow the health condition and all medical indicators. The doctor should know your health conditions during the treatment and prescribe you the directions for use of the drug. Following all doctor's directions you will quickly decrease the risk of diabetes and restore your health.