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Duopil -HS 2/850 Tablet

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Primary uses of Duopil -HS 2/850 Tablet

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Alcohol
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₹6.85/Tablet SR
10 tablet sr in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Duopil Tablet SR

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Uses of Duopil Tablet SR

Duopil -HS 2/850 Tablet is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes.
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Duopil Tablet SR side effects

Common

Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level), Altered taste, Nausea, Diarrhoea, Stomach pain, Headache, Upper respiratory tract infection.

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How to use Duopil Tablet SR

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Duopil -HS 2/850 Tablet is to be taken with food.
Duopil -HS 2/850 Tablet may cause stomach upset if taken empty stomach.

How Duopil Tablet SR works

Duopil -HS 2/850 Tablet is a combination of two antidiabetic medicines: Glimepiride and Metformin. Glimepiride is a sulfonylurea which works by increasing the amount of insulin released by the pancreas in order to lower the blood glucose. Metformin is a biguanide which works by lowering glucose production in the liver, delaying glucose absorption from intestines and increasing the body's sensitivity to insulin.

In Depth Information on Duopil Tablet SR

Duopil Tablet SR related warnings
Special precautions for Duopil Tablet SR
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking metformin with alcohol can cause lactic acidosis and you may experience malaise, respiratory distress, slow or irregular heartbeat, sleepiness, stomach upset, or other unusual symptoms.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Duopil -HS 2/850 Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Duopil -HS 2/850 Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Your ability to drive may be affected if your blood sugar is low or high. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Duopil -HS 2/850 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Duopil -HS 2/850 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Duopil -HS 2/850 Tablet is, however, not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease. Regular monitoring of kidney function test is advisable while you are taking this medicine.
Liver
CAUTION
Duopil -HS 2/850 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Duopil -HS 2/850 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Duopil -HS 2/850 Tablet is generally started with low dose in patients with mild to moderate liver disease and its use is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

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