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Glita M

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Glita M

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Metformin, Pioglitazone साल्ट से बनी दवाएं:

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  1. Glita M Benefits & Uses
  2. Glita M Dosage & How to Take
  3. Glita M Side Effects
  4. Glita M Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Glita M with Other Drugs
  6. Glita M Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Glita M
  8. Glita M Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Glita M Benefits & Uses

Glita M is used to treat the following -

  1. Diabetes Type 2

Glita M 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.

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Ingredients of Glita M

Metformin
Pioglitazone

Glita M Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Glita M 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 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
  17. Numbness or tingling
  18. Broken bones (multiple fractures)
  19. Fatigue
  20. Irregular heartbeat
  21. Weight gain
  22. Muscle Ache Common
  23. Bloody Urine

Glita M Related Warnings

Is the use of Glita M safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant women may experience moderate side effects from Glita M. If you also feel the same, then discontinue it and start only on doctor advice.

Is the use of Glita M safe during breastfeeding?

Breastfeeding women can feel side effects of Glita M. Stop taking Glita M immediately if you see any side effects. Talk to your doctor after that and take it again only based on your doctor's advice.

What is the effect of Glita M on the Kidneys?

Glita M is rarely harmful for [Organ].

What is the effect of Glita M on the Liver?

Glita M 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.

What is the effect of Glita M on the Heart?

You may experience side effects on your [Organ] after taking Glita M. If this happens, then discontinue its use. Consult your medical practitioner, do as he/she suggests.

Severe Interaction of Glita M with Other Drugs

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

Glita M Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Glita M 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
  10. Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
  11. Liver Disease
  12. Anemia
  13. Bladder Cancer
  14. Diabetes Type 1
  15. Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  16. Allergy

Frequently asked Questions about Glita M

Is this Glita M habit forming or addictive?

No, there is no any evidence that Glita M is addictive.

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

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

Is it safe?

Yes, but take Glita M only on doctor's advice.

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

There is no benefit of taking Glita M for mental disorders.

Glita M Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Glita M

Due to a lack of research, nothing can be said about the consequences of taking Glita M together with food.

Interaction between Alcohol and Glita M

Taking [medicine] and alcohol at the same time may lead to slight side effects. Contact your doctor right away if you observe any side effects.

Glita M FAQs

Question over 1 year ago

Does Glita M cause sleep problems?

Dr. Ayush Pandey MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Glita M can cause some sleep problems, especially insomnia. On the other hand, Glita M has proven to be useful for preventing sleep apnea. The exact relationship between Glita M and sleep problems is still not clear, and further studies are needed for a clearer understanding.

Question over 1 year ago

Does Glita M cause stomach ulcers?

Dr. Mayank Yadav MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Glita M commonly cause stomach upset like diarrhea, abdominal pain, nausea, and vomiting. To avoid these side effects you should take Glita M with your meal and increase the dose gradually.

Question over 1 year ago

How does Glita M work for PCOS?

Dr. Sameer Awadhiya MBBS , Pediatrics

Glita M 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.

Question almost 2 years ago

How does Glita M help in weight loss?

Dr. Sameer Awadhiya MBBS , Pediatrics

Glita M helps in weight loss by reducing appetite and food intake. It also increases the insulin sensitivity in your body to work more effectively. This lead to decreased glucose production increases the use of glucose and decrease the fat deposition further helps in weight loss. However, Glita M is not approved for weight loss, this is an off-label use.

Question over 1 year ago

Can I take Glita M with statin?

Dr. R.K Singh MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Glita M can be taken with the statin. There is no serious or harmful interaction have been observed between them. Some studies say that it's possible your blood sugar (blood glucose) level may increase when you take a statin, which may lead to developing type 2 diabetes. The risk is small but important enough that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a warning on statin labels regarding blood glucose levels and diabetes.

This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience

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
  4. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Actos (pioglitazone hydrochloride)
  5. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 276-277
  6. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 1032-1033
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