Prandial M 0.2 (Metformin Hydrochloride IP/Voglibose)
What is Prandial M 0.2 (Metformin Hydrochloride IP/Voglibose) used for?
Prandial M 0.2 (Metformin HCL IP/Voglibose) is an oral medication used for the treatment of patients with type 2 diabetes. The contents operate in several ways including preventing excess sugar absorption during digestion, reducing glucose production in the liver, and encouraging the elimination of glucose from the muscles. This medication is not meant for the treatment of type 1 diabetes. This treatment can reduce the symptoms of hyperglycaemia including faintness, headaches, fatigue, or blurry vision. Your doctor may prescribe this medication to be used along with others or for the treatment of other unlisted conditions, as well.
How should I use Prandial M 0.2 (Metformin Hydrochloride IP/Voglibose)?
Prandial M 0.2 (Metformin HCL IP/Voglibose) should always be used strictly according to the instructions provided by your doctor to get the safest and most effective results from treatment. Most patients are recommended one tablet to be taken with each meal one to three times each day. These should be swallowed whole with a large glass of water. Do not split or crush the tablets unless told to do so by your prescribing doctor as this may destroy or change the effects of the contents. It is recommended to increase your fluid intake while using this medication. Ask your pharmacist or doctor any questions you have regarding the medicine to ensure the correct usage.
What are the side effects of Prandial M 0.2 (Metformin Hydrochloride IP/Voglibose)?
Prandial M 0.2 (Metformin HCL IP/Voglibose) may cause side effects in some patients including:
Stop using the medication and contact your doctor as soon as possible if any severe or worrying side effects occur such as fever, flu symptoms, faintness, unusual swelling, difficulty breathing, irregular heartbeats, numbness, or severe muscle pain. These conditions may require reduced dosages, reduced application frequency, or immediate medical attention in serious or life threatening cases to prevent further complications from occurring.
Prandial M 0.2 (Metformin HCL IP/Voglibose) should not be used by patients who are under ten years old or who have heart failure, who have recently had a heart attack, alcoholism, alcohol poisoning, sepsis, poor blood circulation to the organs, dehydration, diabetic pre-coma, diabetic keto-acidosis, or severely reduced kidney function. It is also recommended to inform your doctor of any other chronic medical conditions you have that may cause unexpected problems during treatment.
Strictly use Prandial M 0.2 (Metformin HCL IP/Voglibose) as prescribed and follow all instructions provided by your doctor. Safe, suitable, and optimum dosage can vary and is dependent on the patient`s health and medical history, as well as the condition you are treating.
Prandial M 0.2 (Metformin HCL IP/Voglibose) may not be safe or suitable for all patients. Always ensure your doctor is informed if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, using any other type of medication (including non-prescription medicine, vitamins, and supplements), as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or pre-existing medication conditions.
Seek immediate medical attention or proceed to your nearest accident and emergency department if you suffer a hypersensitive or allergic reaction. Symptoms usually present during a reaction of this nature include difficulty breathing or swallowing, swelling of the limbs or face, tight chest, hives, and skin rashes.