Medicine Overview of Glubose Tablet
Uses of Glubose Tablet
Glubose 25mg Tablet is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes.
Side effects of Glubose Tablet
Skin rash, Flatulence, Abdominal pain, Diarrhoea.
How to use Glubose Tablet
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. It is better to take Glubose 25mg Tablet with food.
How Glubose Tablet works
Glubose 25mg tablet is active in the small intestine, where it inhibits enzymes which are responsible for the breakdown of complex sugar into simple sugars such as glucose. Which thereby slows the digestion of sugar in the intestines and primarily lowers the post-meal rise in blood sugar levels.
In Depth Information on Glubose Tablet
Expert advice for Glubose Tablet
- It is very common to have flatulence, abdominal pain, diarrhoea as a side effect. To prevent this it should be taken just before each meal.
- It may cause low blood sugar level (hypoglycemia) if used with sulfonylureas.
- You should avoid using bile acid resins and antacids with Glubose.
- Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with chronic intestinal disorders, hernias, intestinal obstruction and intestinal ulcers.
- Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver disease. Dose of your medicine may need to be adjusted.
Special precautions for Glubose 25mg Tablet
Taking acarbose with alcohol may affect blood glucose levels in patients with diabetes.
Glubose 25mg Tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy.+more
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor....
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Glubose 25mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation+more
. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby....
Glubose 25mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Glubose 25mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Glubose 25mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.+more
Use of Glubose 25mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease....
Use of Glubose 25mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Glubose 25mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Glubose 25mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.+more
Use of Glubose 25mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease....
Use of Glubose 25mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Decmax 4mg Tablet, Rantac 50mg/2ml Injection, Peptiran 75mg/5ml Syrup, Decamycin 4mg Injection
If you miss a dose of Acarbose, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
Frequently asked questions for Glubose 25mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Acarbose
No, Glubose is not a protein; it is a complex oligosaccharide (sugar)
Glubose is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Glubose when combined with low calorie diet and exercise may cause weight loss. Glubose generally does not cause weight gain when taken as prescribed
Glubose does not cause hypoglycemia (low blood sugar) if taken as prescribed. However, low blood sugar can occur if you take Glubose with another blood sugar lowering medicine, delay or miss a meal or snack, exercise more than usual or drink alcohol
Generally, the effect of Glubose lasts up to 3-5 hours, however it may vary depending on the individual taking the medicine.
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