Nogales Pharmacy Information – Metformin
Active ingredient: Metformin hydrochloride
Other names: Metformina
Generic or Brand Name: Generic
Type of drug: Biguanides
Used to treat: Type 2 Diabetes. Metformin is used to help control glucose (blood sugar) levels in patients with type 2 diabetes. It is often used in combination with other diabetes treatment medications, but is not for the treatment of type 1 diabetes.
Controlled in Mexico? (what does this mean?) No
U.S. Prescription Required? Yes
Nogales Metformin Price Survey
Date: April 2017
Sample pricing: Generic, 500mg tablets, $15 USD for 100 tablets
Source: Farmacia Buena Vida on Avenida Obregon. This is a sample price only, to confirm that the medication is sold in Nogales, Mexico and to give a spot price. Prices and availability will vary depending on the Nogales pharmacy that offers the product for sale.
Purchasing this medication in Mexico: Because this product is not controlled in Mexico but is a prescription drug in the U.S., purchase of the medication will not require a prescription from a federally registered Mexican physician, but a valid prescription or letter written by a licensed U.S. doctor will be required to bring the medicine into the United States.
This information is for general information purposes only and is not in any way provided to promote or sell medication. Consult with a physician before using this prescription drug.
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