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Glyciphage P

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Glyciphage P

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Storage: Store at room temperature

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Metformin, Pioglitazone साल्ट से बनी दवाएं:

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

Glyciphage P Benefits & Uses

Glyciphage P is used to treat the following -

  1. टाइप 2 मधुमेह

Glyciphage P 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 Glyciphage P

Metformin
Pioglitazone

Glyciphage P Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Glyciphage P 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

Glyciphage P Related Warnings

Is the use of Glyciphage P safe for pregnant women?

Glyciphage P can have harmful effects for pregnant women. If you experience anything like this, then discontinue Glyciphage P and take your doctor's advice.

Is the use of Glyciphage P safe during breastfeeding?

If you are breastfeeding, you may experience some harmful effects of Glyciphage P. In case you experience any of these, discontinue its use until you have consulted your doctor. Do as your doctor suggests.

What is the effect of Glyciphage P on the Kidneys?

Glyciphage P has very mild side effects on the [Organ].

What is the effect of Glyciphage P on the Liver?

[Organ] can be affected by Glyciphage P. If you experience any unwanted effects of this drug, stop taking it. You should take it again only after medical advice.

What is the effect of Glyciphage P on the Heart?

[Organ] can be affected by Glyciphage P. If you experience any unwanted effects of this drug, stop taking it. You should take it again only after medical advice.

Severe Interaction of Glyciphage P with Other Drugs

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

Glyciphage P Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Glyciphage P 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 Glyciphage P

Is this Glyciphage P habit forming or addictive?

Forming a habit of Glyciphage P has not been reported.

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

Glyciphage P does not cause dizziness or sleep, so you can drive a vehicle or operate machinery also.

Is it safe?

Yes, but it is important to consult a doctor before taking Glyciphage P.

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Glyciphage P is not used to treat mental disorders.

Glyciphage P Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Glyciphage P

Due to the absence of research, it is difficult to say how Glyciphage P and food will interact.

Interaction between Alcohol and Glyciphage P

Drinking alcohol and while taking Glyciphage P may lead to slight side effects. If you experience any side effects, contact your doctor.

Glyciphage P FAQs

Question almost 2 years ago

How does Glyciphage P work?

Dr. Rahul Poddar MBBS, DNB, MBBS, DNB , General Surgery

Glyciphage P works by decreasing the hepatic glucose production. It also works to lower blood sugar by increasing your sensitivity to insulin and decreasing the amount of glucose that is absorbed from the food you eat.

Question over 1 year ago

How does Glyciphage P work for PCOS?

Dr. Sameer Awadhiya MBBS , Pediatrics

Glyciphage P 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 about 2 years ago

What is Glyciphage P?

Dr. Uday Nath Sahoo MBBS , Internal Medicine

Glyciphage P 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.

Question almost 2 years ago

How does Glyciphage P help in weight loss?

Dr. Sameer Awadhiya MBBS , Pediatrics

Glyciphage P 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, Glyciphage P is not approved for weight loss, this is an off-label use.

Question almost 2 years ago

How to use Glyciphage P?

ravi udawat MBBS , General Physician

Glyciphage P 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.

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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