Drug Safety Warnings and Updates: April-June 2018

Beth F. Fritsch, PharmD, MBA, BCPS; Steve Morin, RN


September 10, 2018

Editorial Collaboration

Medscape &

In This Article

Metformin Hydrochloride (Glucophage; Glucophage XR)

For more on this Drug Safety Labeling Change, click here and here.

For full prescribing information, click here.

Updated Boxed Warning

PLR conversion; Lactic Acidosis warning is highlighted as boxed warning.