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Articles by Jacqueline B. Heller, DVM

Jacqueline B. Heller, DVM


Toxicology Brief: Metformin overdose in dogs and cats
April 1, 2007

Metformin is an antihyperglycemic prescription medication labeled for the treatment of noninsulin-dependent (type 2) diabetes mellitus in people. Metformin belongs to the biguanide group of oral antidiabetic agents and is the only biguanide currently available in the United States.

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