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Okamet (500 Mg)

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Composition

SALTS:    Metformin (500 mg)

Salt Information

Metformin

Pregnancy: X Lactation: L5 Lab: NA Food: NA

Typical usage: Diabetes mellitus, Hyperlipoproteinaemia, Insulin dependent diabetes mellitus, Insulin resistance, Non-insulin dependent diabetes mellitus, Obesity.

Side Effects: Vasculitis, Pneumonitis, Malabsorption of vit B12, Malabsorpton of folic acid, Megaloblastic anemia, Hypoglycemia.

Drug Interaction: Additive effect with sulphonylureas. Glycaemic control may be affected by diuretics, corticosteroids, phenothiazines, thyroid products, oestrogens.

Mechanism Of Action: The exact mechanism of action of metformin is unclear but it appears to reduce glucose absorption from the GI tract, reduce gluconeogenesis and enhance insulin sensitivity by increasing peripheral glucose uptake and utilisation.

Substitutes

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Theraformin (500 Mg)
(10 Tablets in a Strip)
Parex Phamaceuticals Pvt. Ltd.
MRP Rs. 0.8
Rs. 0.08/Tablet
91.0%
Met (500 Mg)
(10 Tablets in a Strip)
West-Coast Pharmaceutical Works
MRP Rs. 6.0
Rs. 0.6/Tablet
33.0%
Glyformin (500 Mg)
(10 Tablets in a Strip)
Jocund India Ltd.
MRP Rs. 6.0
Rs. 0.6/Tablet
33.0%
Etformin (500 Mg)
(10 Tablets in a Strip)
Deys Medical Stores (Mfg) Ltd
MRP Rs. 6.0
Rs. 0.6/Tablet
33.0%
Metcom (500 Mg)
(10 Tablets in a Strip)
Comed Chemicals Pvt Ltd
MRP Rs. 6.0
Rs. 0.6/Tablet
33.0%
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