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Galvusmet 50/500

(60 Tablets in a Pack)
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Composition

SALTS:    Metformin (1g) | Vildagliptin (50mg)

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.

Vildagliptin

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.

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