Galvus 50 mg
Galvus 50 mg Tablet is an antidiabetic medicine used alone or in combination with other medicines to treat type 2 diabetes in adult patients. Patients are advised to follow.
Description Of Galvus 50mg
Galvus 50mg Tablet is an antidiabetic medicine used alone or in combination with other medicines to treat type 2 diabetes in adult patients. Patients are advised to follow a strict diet and exercise regimen along with this medicine for the best possible effect. This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with type 1 diabetes and diabetic ketoacidosis.
Galvus 50mg Chemical Name
Galvus 50mg Manufacturer
- Novartis India Ltd.
Uses of Galvus 50mg
Galvus 50mg Tablet is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes. It is used in addition to diet and exercise to improve blood sugar control in adults with type 2 diabetes.
What is Galvus 50mg?
Galvus 50mg Tablet is used for Type 2 diabetes mellitus, Type 2 diabetes and other conditions. Galvus 50mg Tablet may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
How Galvus 50mg working?
Galvus 50mg Tablet is an anti-diabetic medication. It works by increasing the release of insulin from the pancreas and decreasing the hormones that raise blood sugar levels. This reduces the fasting and postmeal sugar levels.
How is Galvus 50mg used?
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Galvus 50mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Galvus 50mg Indications
Take Galvus 50mg Tablet exactly as instructed by the doctor. It can be taken with or without food. Do not take in larger or smaller amounts than advised/prescribed. Consult the doctor if you experience any undesirable side effects. Do not stop the use of this medicine without consulting your doctor.
Galvus 50mg Dosage
- Galvus 50mg Tablet
- Galvus Met 50mg/1000mg Tablet
- Galvus Met 50mg/500mg Tablet
- Galvus Met 50mg/850mg Tablet
Contraindication Of Galvus 50mg
Hypersensitivity to Galvus 50mg Tablet is a contraindication. In addition, Galvus 50mg Tablet should not be used if you have the following conditions:
- Diabetic ketoacidosis
- Disease of the pancreas
- Heart failure
- Kidney disease
- Liver disease
- Renal impairment
Adverse effects Of Galvus 50mg
- Weight gain
- Sore throat
- Excessive sweating
- Swelling of face, lips, eyelids, tongue, hands and feet
Special Precautions And Related Warnings Of Galvus 50mg
Galvus 50mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Galvus 50mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Galvus 50mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Galvus 50mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Galvus 50mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Regular monitoring of liver function tests is recommended if you are taking this medicine.
Your doctor may check your kidney and liver function before starting treatment and regularly thereafter. Inform your doctor if you develop symptoms such as abdominal pain, fatigue, loss of appetite, darkened urine or yellowing of the eyes or skin (jaundice).
Storage Conditions for Galvus 50mg
Store in the original package in order to protect from moisture.