Buformin

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Buformin

(Science: chemical) 1-butylbiguanide. An oral hypoglycaemic agent that inhibits gluconeogenesis, increases glycolysis, and decreases glucose oxidation.

Pharmacological action: hypoglycaemic agents.

chemical name: Imidodicarbonimidic diamide, N-butyl-

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