Fortamet (metformin) is prescribed for the treatment of type 2 diabetes. This drug works by aiding in restoration of the body's response to insulin. Fortamet decreases the amount of sugar your liver makes. Along with diet and exercise, Fortamet helps you take control of your diabetes.
It may also lessen patients’ risk of heart attack and/or stroke. Fortmet should be swallowed whole: do not split, chew or crush them. Fortamet and its generic version, metformin, are currently available in the U.S. and at accredited international online pharmacies. Generic metformin in the U.S. can often be purchased at lower cost than in Canada and other international pharmacies. You can save money on the brand Fortamet 500 MG using PharmacyChecker-accredited online pharmacies. Patients can also find discounts on Fortamet 500 MG at local U.S. pharmacies by using the drug discount coupon search at the bottom of this page. Fortamet sold in the U.S. is manufactured in Florida.