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Metfil

Manufactured by: Fourrts India Laboratories Pvt Ltd

Contains / Salt: Metformin

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Metfil

Manufactured by: Fourrts India Laboratories Pvt Ltd

Contains / Salt: Metformin

Prescription Required

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Metfil Information

Metfil Benefits & Uses

Metfil is used to treat the following -

  1. Diabetes Type 2 Primary
  2. Diabetes

Metfil 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 Metfil

Metformin

Metfil Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Metfil 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 दुर्लभ
  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

Metfil Related Warnings

Is the use of Metfil safe for pregnant women?

Metfil's side effects for pregnant women are very limited.

Mild

Is the use of Metfil safe during breastfeeding?

Taking Metfil may lead to serious side effects if you are breastfeeding. Metfil should not be taken unless your doctor says it is necessary.

Severe

What is the effect of Metfil on the Kidneys?

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

Moderate

What is the effect of Metfil on the Liver?

You can take Metfil without any fear of damage to [Organ].

Safe

What is the effect of Metfil on the Heart?

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

Moderate

Severe Interaction of Metfil with Other Drugs

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

Metfil Contraindications

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

Is this Metfil habit forming or addictive?

No, Metfil is not habit forming.

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

Yes, you can comfortably use machinery or drive after taking Metfil since it will not make you feel sleepy.

Safe

Is it safe?

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

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Metfil is not used to treat mental disorders.

नहीं

Metfil Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Metfil

information is not available on the interaction of any foods with Metfil, due to a lack of research on this.

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Metfil

Taking alcohol with Metfil can be dangerous.

Severe

Metfil से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 11 months पहले

What are the long term effects of Metfil?

Dr. Bharat MBBS, General Physician

The long-term use can lead to the deficiency of Vitamin B12, which can further lead to megaloblastic anemia. Furthermore, Long-term Metformin use can also lead to kidney and liver problems. 

सवाल 7 months पहले

Can Metfil cause alopecia (hair loss)?

Dr. Vipin Khadse MBBS, General Physician

Metfil is not a known cause of alopecia (hair loss). However, the conditions treated by Metfil type 2 diabetes and PCOS, often list hair loss as a possible symptom.

सवाल 10 months पहले

Does Metfil cause sweating?

Dr. Joydeep Sarkar MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Metfil can cause night sweat, the exact mechanism of sweating is not known. But some research suggests that Metfil causes hypoglycemia (low blood sugar) especially at night which can cause night sweats. Need to monitor your blood glucose level regularly, and talk to your doctor as your dose of Metfil may need to be adjusted.

सवाल 7 months पहले

Can I take Metfil with a beta-blocker?

Dr. Sameer Awadhiya MBBS, Pediatrics

Yes, you can take Metfil with a beta-blocker. People with diabetes tend to develop heart disease or stroke at an earlier age than the general population. One reason for this is that high glucose levels increase your risk of high blood pressure (hypertension). No harmful interactions are seen between them. However, a recent study suggests that beta-blockers can decrease the plasma level of Metfil and long-term use can increase lactic acid and uric acid in the blood.

सवाल 8 months पहले

Does Metfil cause stomach ulcers?

Dr. Mayank Yadav MBBS, General Physician

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

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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
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