myUpchar प्लस+ सदस्य बनें और करें पूरे परिवार के स्वास्थ्य खर्च पर भारी बचत,केवल Rs 99 में -

Etformin

Manufactured by: Deys Medical

Contains / Salt: Metformin

Prescription Required

5 लोगों ने इस दवा को हाल ही में खरीदा

Etformin

Manufactured by: Deys Medical

Contains / Salt: Metformin

Prescription Required

5 लोगों ने इस दवा को हाल ही में खरीदा

Select the variant of Etformin

₹5.0 ₹7.0
28% off

Prescription Required

5 लोगों ने इस दवा को हाल में खरीदा

cashback
cashback
cashback
पर्चा अपलोड करके आर्डर करें

पर्चा अपलोड करके आर्डर करें What is a valid prescription?

Etformin Price and Pack Size

Etformin 500 Mg Tablet Sr ₹5.0 Buy Medicine
Etformin 500 Mg Tablet

Out of Stock

Etformin Information

Etformin Benefits & Uses

Etformin is used to treat the following -

  1. Diabetes Type 2 Primary
  2. Diabetes

Etformin Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

Find the right dosage based on disease and age

Log in to view medicine dosage

Ingredients of Etformin

Metformin

Etformin Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Etformin is used -

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Altered taste
  3. Diarrhoea
  4. Abdominal Pain Mild
  5. Loss of appetite
  6. Stomach Upset
  7. Difficulty urinating
  8. Anxiety translation missing: en.rare
  9. Blurred vision
  10. Headache Mild
  11. Coma
  12. Pale Red Skin
  13. Flatulence Mild
  14. Dyspepsia
  15. Palpitations (fluttering in chest)
  16. Chest Pain Moderate

Etformin Related Warnings

Is the use of Etformin safe for pregnant women?

Side effects of Etformin during pregnancy are little to none.

Mild

Is the use of Etformin safe during breastfeeding?

Etformin may cause serious side effects in breastfeeding women, so do not take this drug without doctor's advice.

Severe

What is the effect of Etformin on the Kidneys?

Etformin may cause harmful effects on kidney. if you feel its having any such effect, then stop taking this drug, and restart only on your doctor's advice.

Moderate

What is the effect of Etformin on the Liver?

Etformin is not harmful for [Organ].

Safe

What is the effect of Etformin on the Heart?

Etformin may cause harmful effects on kidney. if you feel its having any such effect, then stop taking this drug, and restart only on your doctor's advice.

Moderate

Severe Interaction of Etformin with Other Drugs

Etformin should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Etformin Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Etformin unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
  2. Anemia
  3. Shock
  4. Heart Failure
  5. Liver Disease
  6. Heart Disease
  7. Hypoglycemia (Low Blood Sugar)
  8. Drug Allergy
  9. Kidney Disease

Frequently asked Questions about Etformin

Is this Etformin habit forming or addictive?

No, you do not get addicted to Etformin.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

Yes, you can operate a vehicle or heavy machinery after taking Etformin since it does not cause drowsiness.

Safe

Is it safe?

Yes, but take Etformin only on doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, the use of [medicine] in mental disorders is not effective.

translation missing: en.no

Etformin Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Etformin

There isn't any research available on the side effects of taking Etformin with food.

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Etformin

Consuming Etformin with alcohol can have many serious effects on your body.

Severe

Etformin से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 12 months पहले

How to use Etformin?

ravi udawat MBBS, General Physician

Etformin should be taken with food to reduce stomach and bowel side effects, which may experience the first few weeks of treatment. Also, exercise regularly and test for sugar in your blood or urine as directed.

सवाल 8 months पहले

Can I take Etformin with gliclazide?

Dr. Ashish Mishra MBBS, General Physician

Yes, you can take Etformin with gliclazide, no harmful interactions have been reported between them. However, it is not necessary that no interaction can happen between these two. But before taking such kind of combination you must consult your doctor.

सवाल 7 months पहले

How does Etformin work for PCOS?

Dr. Sameer Awadhiya MBBS, Pediatrics

Etformin increases the sensitivity of insulin, young women with PCOS often have elevated insulin levels and are more likely to develop diabetes. It is often prescribed for women with PCOS to help prevent diabetes. A lifestyle that includes healthy nutrition and daily exercise is the most important part of a PCOS treatment plan.

सवाल about 1 year पहले

What are the uses of Etformin?

Dr. Haleema Yezdani MBBS, General Physician

Etformin is used with a proper diet and exercise program, to treat diabetes. It is also used with other medication to reduce the high blood sugar. It is used in a patient with type2 diabetes. It is also used in the treatment of polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) and cancer.

सवाल about 1 year पहले

What is Etformin?

Dr. Uday Nath Sahoo MBBS, Internal Medicine

Etformin contain metformin, is an oral antidiabetic drug which belongs to the class of biguanide. It is the first-line medication for the treatment of type 2 diabetes, particularly in people who are overweight. It is also used in the treatment of polycystic ovary syndrome. Moreover, it also reduces the risk of cardiovascular complications of diabetes.

This medicine data has been created by -
Md Saadullah
M.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience
View Doctor Profile
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
2 Years of Experience
View Doctor Profile

Do you or someone in your family take Etformin? Please do a survey and help others

References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Glucophage® (metformin hydrochloride)
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 275-276
  3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 825-826