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Miglitol

Miglitol Information

Miglitol Benefits & Uses - Miglitol Benefits & Uses in English

Miglitol is used to treat the following -

  1. टाइप 2 मधुमेह Primary

Miglitol Dosage & How to Take - Miglitol Dosage & How to Take in English

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 Miglitol - Miglitol Active Ingredients in English

Miglitol

Miglitol Side Effects - Miglitol Side Effects in English

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

  1. त्वचा पर चकत्ते Mild (और पढ़ें - त्वचा पर चकत्तों के घरेलू उपाय)
  2. पेट की गैस Mild
  3. पेट दर्द Mild
  4. दस्त
  5. मतली या उलटी
  6. वजन घटना
  7. कब्ज दुर्लभ (और पढ़ें - कब्ज के घरेलू उपाय)
  8. एनीमिया दुर्लभ (और पढ़ें - एनीमिया के घरेलू उपाय)

Miglitol Related Warnings - Miglitol Related Warnings in English

Is the use of Miglitol safe for pregnant women?

Side effects of Miglitol for pregnant women are very mild.

Mild

Is the use of Miglitol safe during breastfeeding?

Miglitol may have very limited harmful effects for breastfeeding women. Harmful effects, if any, go away on their own.

Mild

What is the effect of Miglitol on the Kidneys?

Kidney can be affected by Miglitol. If you experience any unwanted effects of this drug, stop taking it. You should take it again only after medical advice.

Moderate

What is the effect of Miglitol on the Liver?

Miglitol is not harmful for liver.

Safe

What is the effect of Miglitol on the Heart?

Very few cases of side effects of Miglitol on heart have been reported.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Miglitol with Other Drugs - Severe Interaction of Miglitol with Other Drugs in English

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

Miglitol Contraindications - Miglitol Contraindications in English

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

Frequently asked Questions about Miglitol - Frequently asked Questions about Miglitol in English

Is this Miglitol habit forming or addictive?

No, Miglitol is not habit forming.

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

Miglitol will not make you feel sleepy or drowsy. So you drive or operate machinery safely.

Safe

Is it safe?

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

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

There is no benefit of taking Miglitol for mental disorders.

नहीं

Miglitol Interactions with Food and Alcohol - Miglitol Interactions with Food and Alcohol in English

Interaction between Food and Miglitol

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

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Miglitol

Taking Miglitol with alcohol can have severe harmful effects on your health.

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

  1. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 277
  2. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Glyset® (miglitol)