Prandial M 0.2 (Metformin Hydrochloride IP/Voglibose)
What is Prandial M 0.2 (Metformin Hydrochloride IP/Voglibose) used for?
Prandial M 0.2 (Metformin HCL IP/Voglibose) is an oral medication prescribed to control blood sugar levels in patients with type 2 diabetes. It contains a combination of medications that operate by reducing sugar production in the liver, increases sugar removal from the blood through the muscles, and delays the absorption of glucose during digestion. This can reduce symptoms of hyperglycemia such as headaches, dry mouth, blurry vision, or fatigue. It is normally prescribed along with regular exercise and a balanced diet to get the best results from treatment. Your physician may prescribe this medication to be used along with others or for the treatment of other unlisted conditions, as well.
How should I use Prandial M 0.2 (Metformin Hydrochloride IP/Voglibose)?
Always follow your physician's instructions while using Prandial M 0.2 (Metformin HCL IP/Voglibose) to get the safest and most effective results from treatments. Most patients are prescribed one tablet to be taken one to three times each day along with a meal. These should be swallowed with a large glass of water. Avoid splitting or crushing the tablets without being instructed to do so as this may destroy or alter the effects of their contents. You are recommended to increase your fluid intake while using this medication. Ask your pharmacist or physician any questions you have about the medicine to ensure the correct administration.
What are the side effects of Prandial M 0.2 (Metformin Hydrochloride IP/Voglibose)?
Some patients using Prandial M 0.2 (Metformin HCL IP/Voglibose) may experience side effects such as:
Serious side effects that may require immediate medical attention include unusual swelling, fever, flu symptoms, difficulty breathing, dizziness, faintness, irregular heartbeats, severe stomach pain, or numbness of the extremities. Contact your physician as soon as any worrying symptoms occur to make sure the necessary changes are made to your dosage or application frequency to prevent further health problems from occurring.
Prandial M 0.2 (Metformin HCL IP/Voglibose) is not recommended for the treatment of patients under the age of ten or who have heart failure, a recent heart attack, alcoholism, alcohol poisoning, sepsis, reduced blood flow to the organs, dehydration, diabetic keto-acidosis, severely reduced kidney function, or who are in diabetic pre-coma. You are also suggested to consult your physician before beginning use to make sure you do not have any underlying health problems that may cause unexpected health problems during treatment.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Prandial M 0.2 (Metformin HCL IP/Voglibose). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have an allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.