Galvusmet 50/500

(60 Tablets in Pack)
-60+
Tablet
(1 Pack)
Rs. 21.50 / Tablet
Rs.1290

SALT INFORMATION

Metformin(1g)

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.

Vildagliptin(50mg)

INDICATORS

Pregnancy:B Lactation:L3 Lab:NA Food:NA

TYPICAL USAGE

Type II diabetes mellitus.

SIDE EFFECTS

Angioedema, muscle aches, fever, swelling of feet and lower legs, mild paresthesia, dizziness, headache, fatigue, Nausea, asthenia, hypoglycemia.

DRUG INTERACTION

Tell your doctor of all prescription and nonprescription medication you may use. Do not start or stop any medicine without doctor or pharmacist approval.

MECHANISM OF ACTION

Vildagliptin inhibits dipeptidyl peptidase-4. This in turn inhibits the inactivation of GLP-1 by DPP-4, allowing GLP-1 to potentiate the secretion of insulin in the beta cells.

SUBSTITUTES

    No substitutes found