Novonorm 1 mg
Novonorm 1 mg Tablet is used to control high blood glucose levels in patients with type II diabetes. Patients are advised to follow a strict diet and exercise.
Novonorm 1 mg
Description Of Novonorm 1 mg
Novonorm 1 mg Tablet is used to control high blood glucose levels in patients with type II diabetes. Patients are advised to follow a strict diet and exercise regimen along with this medicine for the best possible effect.
Novonorm 1 mg Chemical Name
Novonorm 1 mg Manufacturer
Novo Nordisk India Pvt. Ltd.
Uses of Novonorm 1 mg
Novonorm 1 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes.
What is Novonorm 1 mg?
Novonorm 1Mg Tablet is of anti-diabetic nature. It belongs to the meglitinides class of medicine. The drug is taken orally, along with a medically prescribed diet, exercise and significant change in lifestyle to obtain maximum benefits. It is important to abstain from smoking, and alcohol intake during and after the treatment period. Stress must also be controlled as it affects the blood sugar levels greatly. The drug is administered to control the sugar level in the blood, for the treatment of Type 2 Diabetes mellitus. It stimulates the body to produce more insulin that can help to bring lower and normalise the level of glucose in the body. This way, the medication also lowers the risk of kidney failure and cardiovascular diseases. The drug, however cannot be used for patients having Type 1 Diabetes or diabetic ketoacidosis. It is also not recommended for patients who are hypersensitive or allergic to any of the ingredients in the medicine.
There can be some adverse side effects that arise from the use of the medicine. In case of persisting symptoms and increasing discomfort, it is best to consult a medical expert immediately. Some of the effects include, blurred vision, vomiting, diarrhoea, headache, respiratory infection, sinusitis, rhinitis, constipation, muscular or joint pain and swelling.
How Novonorm 1 mg working
Repaglinide raises insulin levels and helps tissues respond better to the insulin.
How is Novonorm 1 mg 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. Novonorm 1 mg Tablet is to be taken empty stomach.
Novonorm 1 mg Indications
Take Novonorm 1 mg Tablet before food. Do not take in larger or smaller amounts that advised/prescribed. Consult the doctor if you experience any undesirable side effects. Do not stop the use of this medicine without consulting your doctor.
Novonorm 1 mg Dosage
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. However, if you have finished eating, skip the missed dose and continue with the next scheduled dose. Do not take extra medicine to make up for the missed dose.
Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.
Contraindication Of Novonorm 1 mg
Adverse effects Of Novonorm 1 mg
In addition to its intended effect, Novonorm 1Mg Tablet may cause some unwanted effects too. In such cases, you must seek medical attention immediately. This is not an exhaustive list of side effects. Please inform your doctor if you experience any adverse reaction to the medication.
- Altered taste
- Abdominal pain
- Loss of appetite.
Special Precautions And Related Warnings Of Novonorm 1 mg
- Avoid taking the medicine if you are allergic to NOVONORM 1mg Tablet or similar drugs.
- Be cautious while taking NOVONORM 1mg Tablet if you have any kidney or liver impairment.
- Avoid consumption of alcohol as it may alter the absorption of NOVONORM 1mg Tablet.
- Do not stop using the medication abruptly unless instructed by the doctor. Stopping the medication suddenly may alter the blood sugar levels.
- Do not exceed the dose more than what is prescribed.
You are advised not to take NOVONORM 1mg Tablet if
- it has passed the expiry date of the medicine printed on the pack.
- the foil or packaging is torn or shows signs of tampering or there is discolouration.
Storage Conditions for Novonorm 1 mg
Store in a cool, dry place away from the reach of children. - Medicines must not be used past the expiry date.