Diabeta Gb (500Mg)

(10 Tablets in Strip)
-10+
Tablet
(1 Strip)
Rs. 1.20 / Tablet
Rs.12

SALT INFORMATION

Metformin(500 mg)

INDICATORS

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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    Parex Phamaceuticals Pvt. Ltd.
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    Jocund India Ltd.
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    Cipla Limited
    Rs. 0.65/Tablet
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    Intas Laboratories Pvt Ltd
    Rs. 0.65/Tablet
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    Alembic Chemical Works Co Ltd
    Rs. 0.65/Tablet
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    Lincoln Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    Rs. 0.65/Tablet
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