Glycomet 1000 mg
Glycomet 1000 mg Tablet is an effective first choice medicine used to control high blood glucose levels in patients with type II diabetes. Patients are advised to maintain a strict exercise.
Description Of Glycomet 1000mg
Glycomet 1000mg Tablet is an effective first choice medicine used to control high blood glucose levels in patients with type II diabetes. Patients are advised to maintain a strict exercise and diet regimen along with this medicine to get the best possible effect. It helps in minimizing the risk of diabetes-associated complications such as blindness, kidney damage, stroke and heart attack.
Glycomet 1000mg Chemical Name
Glycomet 1000mg Manufacturer
- Usv Ltd.
Uses of Glycomet 1000mg
Glycomet 1000mg 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 Glycomet 1000mg?
Glycomet 1000mg is used for Type 2 diabetes mellitus, Maturity onset diabetes, Polycystic ovary syndrome, Type 2 diabetes and other conditions. Glycomet SR Tablet contains Metformin as an active ingredient.
How Glycomet 1000mg working?
Metformin is an anti-diabetic medication (biguanide). It works by lowering glucose production in the liver, delaying sugar (glucose) absorption from intestines and increasing the body's sensitivity to insulin.
How is Glycomet 1000mg 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. Glycomet 1000gm Tablet is to be taken with food.
Glycomet 1000mg Indications
Take Glycomet 1000mg Tablet exactly as prescribed by the doctor. Your dose is likely to change over time based on therapeutic response and clinical condition. Regular monitoring of blood sugar levels is recommended during treatment with this medicine. You should always carry a sugar candy with you to counteract unexpected lowering of blood sugar levels. Do not change the dose or duration of use without consulting your doctor.
Glycomet 1000mg Dosage
- Glycomet-GP 1 Tablet
- Glycomet-GP 2 Tablet
- Glycomet 500mg Tablet SR
- Glycomet-GP 2 Forte Tablet
- Glycomet Trio 2 Tablet
- Glycomet-GP 0.5 Tablet
- Glycomet 1gm Tablet SR
Contraindication Of Glycomet 1000mg
Hypersensitivity to Glycomet 1000mg Tablet is a contraindication. In addition, Glycomet 1000mg Tablet should not be used if you have the following conditions:
- Acute myocardial infarction
- Cardiovascular collapse
- Diabetic ketoacidosis
- Renal disease
Adverse effects Of Glycomet 1000mg
- Nausea and vomiting
- Abdominal pain
- Lactic Acidosis
- Chest discomfort
- Runny Nose
- Belching and Heartburn
- Swollen joints
Special Precautions And Related Warnings Of Glycomet 1000mg
Glycomet 1000gm Tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor..
Taking metformin with alcohol can cause lactic acidosis and you may experience malaise, respiratory distress, slow or irregular heartbeat, sleepiness, stomach upset, or other unusual symptoms.
Glycomet 1000gm Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Glycomet 1000gm Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Glycomet 1000gm Tablet is, however, not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease. Regular monitoring of kidney function test is advisable while you are taking this medicine.
Glycomet 1000gm Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Glycomet 1000gm Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Glycomet 1000gm Tablet is generally started with low dose in patients with mild to moderate liver disease and its use is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
Storage Conditions for Glycomet 1000mg
You should store your Glycomet 1000mg below 25°C in a cool dry place out of direct sunlight.