phenformin hydrochloride

phenformin hydrochloride
An oral hypoglycemic agent no longer used in the U.S. because of the high incidence of fatal lactic acid osis associated with its use. Metformin, a chemically related agent, is presently in use.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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