Ziten 20 mg
Ziten 20 mg Tablet is an antidiabetic medicine used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes in adult patients. Patients are advised to follow a strict diet and exercise regimen.
Ziten 20 mg
Description Of Ziten 20 mg
Ziten 20 mg Tablet is an antidiabetic medicine used in the treatment of 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 children.
Ziten 20 mg Chemical Name
Ziten 20 mg Manufacturer
Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
Uses of Ziten 20 mg
Ziten 20 mg 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 Ziten 20 mg?
Ziten 20 Tablet is used for Type 2 diabetes mellitus, Type 2 diabetes and other conditions. Ziten 20 Tablet may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Ziten 20 Tablet contains Teneligliptin as an active ingredient.
Ziten 20 Tablet works by improving the level of insulin in the body.
Glenmark Pharma manufactures Ziten 20 Tablet.
How Ziten 20 mg working
ZITEN 20mg Tablet belongs to the class of drugs called dipeptidyl peptidase-4 inhibitors. This drug acts by preventing the degradation of incretin hormone and enabling the release of insulin from pancreatic cells. Thus, it increases the production of insulin, which improves the glucose uptake from the bloodstream.
How is Ziten 20 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. Ziten 20 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Ziten 20 mg Indications
Take Ziten 20 mg 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. Ensure that the treatment course is completed. Do not stop the use of this medicine without consulting your doctor.
Ziten 20 mg Dosage
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose. Do not double your dose to make up for the missed dose.
Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.
Adverse effects Of Ziten 20 mg
- Loss of appetite
- Abdominal pain
- Abdominal discomfort
Special Precautions And Related Warnings Of Ziten 20 mg
Pregnancy - This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.
Breast-feeding - This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women.
QT prolongation - This medicine should be used with caution in patients with a known history of prolonged QT interval due to the increased risk of worsening of the patient's condition.
Severe hepatic impairment - Ziten 20 mg Tablet should be used with extreme caution in patients with a known history of severe hepatic impairment since the safety and efficacy of this medicine have not been established for such patients. Close monitoring of liver function is recommended in these patients.
Heart failure - This medicine should be used with extreme caution in patients with a known history of heart failure (NYHA grade III-IV) since the safety and efficacy of this medicine have not been established for such patients. Close monitoring of heart function is recommended in these patients.
Use in children - This medicine is not recommended for use in children.
Storage Conditions for Ziten 20 mg
Store in a cool, dry place away from the reach of children. - Medicines must not be used past the expiry date.