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Metformin + Saxagliptin Price and Pack Size

Metformin + Saxagliptin Information

Metformin + Saxagliptin Benefits & Uses

Metformin + Saxagliptin is used to treat the following -

  1. Diabetes Type 2

Metformin + Saxagliptin 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 Metformin + Saxagliptin


Metformin + Saxagliptin Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Metformin + Saxagliptin is used -

  1. Difficulty breathing
  2. Dizziness Severe
  3. Stomach ache Severe
  4. Nausea or vomiting
  5. Muscle Ache Severe
  6. Diarrhoea
  7. Pancreatic inflammation
  8. Difficulty swallowing
  9. Skin Rash Severe
  10. Allergic reaction
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  12. Change in vision
  13. Rapid heart rate (pulse)

Metformin + Saxagliptin Related Warnings

Is the use of Metformin + Saxagliptin safe for pregnant women?


Is the use of Metformin + Saxagliptin safe during breastfeeding?


What is the effect of Metformin + Saxagliptin on the Kidneys?


What is the effect of Metformin + Saxagliptin on the Liver?


What is the effect of Metformin + Saxagliptin on the Heart?


Severe Interaction of Metformin + Saxagliptin with Other Drugs

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

Metformin + Saxagliptin Contraindications

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

  1. Kidney Disease
  2. Alcoholism
  3. Heart Disease
  4. Allergy
  5. Angioedema
  6. Diabetic Ketoacidosis

Frequently asked Questions about Metformin + Saxagliptin

Is this Metformin + Saxagliptin habit forming or addictive?

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


Is it safe?

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

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Metformin + Saxagliptin Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Metformin + Saxagliptin


Interaction between Alcohol and Metformin + Saxagliptin


Metformin + Saxagliptin से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 22 days पहले

Can I take Metformin + Saxagliptin with a beta-blocker?

Dr. Sameer Awadhiya MBBS, Pediatrics

Yes, you can take Metformin + Saxagliptin 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 Metformin + Saxagliptin and long-term use can increase lactic acid and uric acid in the blood.

सवाल 4 months पहले

Can I take Metformin + Saxagliptin with statin?

Dr. R.K Singh MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Metformin + Saxagliptin 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.

सवाल 7 months पहले

How to use Metformin + Saxagliptin?

Dr Ravi Udawat MBBS, General Physician

Metformin + Saxagliptin 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 5 months पहले

Can I take alcohol with Metformin + Saxagliptin?

Dr. Manju Shekhawat MBBS, General Physician

No, you should not take alcohol with Metformin + Saxagliptin, because it can cause serious side effects which includes hypoglycemia (low blood sugar). The risk of hypoglycemia is higher when you're drinking and taking Metformin + Saxagliptin than if you're just taking Metformin + Saxagliptin. Some of the signs of hypoglycemia include dizziness, confusion, and drowsiness.

सवाल 3 months पहले

Can I take Metformin + Saxagliptin with gliclazide?

Dr. Ashish Mishra MBBS, General Physician

Yes, you can take Metformin + Saxagliptin 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.

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Kombiglyze 285
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  1. Highlights of prescribing information [Internet]: Kombiglyze XR (Saxagliptin and Metformin hydrochloride) extended release tablet for oral use only. Initial US approval 2010
  2. Patient Information Leaflet [Internet]: Package leaflet: Information for the patient Komboglyze 2.5 mg/1,000 mg film-coated tablets saxagliptin/metformin. AstraZeneca UK Limited
  3. SmPC [Internet]: Komboglyze (Saxagliptin, Metformin) Tablets. AstraZeneca UK Limited