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Metformin Hydrochloride

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m2076-5 g
5 g
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AMPK activator.

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Dimethylbiguanide hydrochloride, Imidodicaronimidic diamide, N,N-dimethyl-, monohydrochloride, N,N-Dimethylbiguanide hydrochloride

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