Shipping Update

We are now seeing improvements in our shipping times. However, things are not yet back to normal and there are still some delays occurring.

Our normal shipping time averages 1 - 2 weeks. Shipments may potentially take an additional 2 – 4 weeks to arrive, depending on the source country of your order. Shipments from the United Kingdom and Canada are generally quicker than from other countries.

Please note that these times are averages and individual shipping times will vary. We highly recommend that you place your order at least 2 – 4 weeks or more ahead of your normal reorder time to avoid running out of your medication.

These delays are temporary, and we thank the shipping and delivery personnel who are working hard for all of us during this global crisis.

Please Note: We have resumed our normal 30-Day Shipping Guarantee. We will provide updates as the situation changes.

Call Center

Our call center hours of operation are 6:00 am – 9:00 pm Central Time on Monday to Friday, and 7:00 am – 7:00 pm Central Time on Saturday and Sunday.

If you are experiencing increased hold times or are calling outside of these hours, please leave us a message or send us an email and we will get back to you as soon as we can. Due to increased demand on telephone networks worldwide, you may experience some intermittent connection problems. If this happens our agents will call you back.

Our Commitment

If you have any questions about any changes in our service please do not hesitate to contact us. Our staff are working tirelessly to ensure the timely fulfillment and delivery of all orders. The health and safety of our customers and staff is our highest priority and we remain committed to providing service at the highest level.

We appreciate your business and thank you for your continued support.

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Glumetza (Metformin Hydrochloride ER)
Brand Name Products
Glumetza 500mg

Manufactured by Valeant Canada LP

Source Country: Canada • Shipped From: Canada
Prescription Required
Glumetza 1000mg

Manufactured by Valeant Canada LP

Source Country: Canada • Shipped From: Canada
Prescription Required
Generic Products
What is a Generic?

No Generic Alternative.

Please note that the country, manufacturer, and/or shipping country may vary depending on availability. All trademarks and registered trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

Glumetza Information

Glumetza is a drug used singly or along with other medicines including insulin to treat Type 2 diabetes (inability to control the amount of blood glucose due to improper usage of insulin). The generic form helps to control glucose in the blood by decreasing the amount of glucose absorbed from food by the intestines and lowering the amount of insulin produced by the liver. It also helps by increasing the body's response to insulin which is a natural substance that controls blood glucose.

Glumetza Side Effects and Precautions

Metformin may cause hypoglycemia (low blood sugar) which causes increased sweating, dizziness, trembling, headache, mood changes, nervousness, paleness of skin. Get medical help immediately if symptoms like confusion, seizures or loss of consciousness. Side effects of Metformin include indigestion, vomiting, heartburn, bloating, diarrhea/constipation, unpleasant taste in the mouth, headache, sneezing, running nose, cough, flushes in the skin and muscular pains.

Call your doctor immediately if you have chest pain or rashes. Glumetza may rarely cause a serious condition called lactic acidosis due to its action on the liver. Give details about conditions like heart attacks, high blood pressure, diseases of liver kidneys and heart in the past. Before any surgery, inform your doctor if you are taking Glumetza. Before you administer or buy Glumetza let your doctor know if you are allergic to it.

Dosage Information For Glumetza

Adults may take Glumetza once daily, preferably with food in the evening, starting with a strength of 1000 mg. Dosage may raise in increments of 500 mg a week up to 2000 mg/day. If there is no response to Glumetza taken alone, another oral drug called sulfonylurea is added to the Glumetza. When given along with insulin, it is started with 500 mg and weekly increased by 500 mg up to maximum 2000 mg. Discount Glumetza is offered by North Drug Mart in strengths of 500 mg and 1000 mg.


All medical content is supplied by a third party company who is independent from this website, As such, this website cannot guarantee its reliability, accuracy, and/or medical efficacy of the information provide. In all circumstances, you should seek the advice of a health professional pertaining to drug, treatment and/or medical condition advice. Note that not all products are shipped by our contracted Canadian Pharmacy. This website contracts with dispensaries around the world that ship products to our customers. Some of the jurisdictions include but are not limited to United Kingdom, Europe, Turkey, India, Canada, Vanuatu, Mauritius and USA. The items within your order may be shipped from any one of these jurisdictions depending on the availability and cost of the products at the time you place your order. The products are sourced from these countires as well as others. All trademarks and registered trademarks are the property of their respective owners.