Glucar 50 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Glucar Tablet

Glucar 50 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes. It is used in addition to diet and exercise to improve blood sugar control in adults with type 2 diabetes.

Glucar Tablet side effects

Common
  • Skin rash
  • Flatulence
  • Abdominal pain
  • Diarrhea

How to use Glucar 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. Glucar 50 mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Glucar Tablet works

Glucar 50 mg Tablet is an anti-diabetic medication. It inhibits an enzyme that helps in conversion of carbohydrates to glucose. This slows down carbohydrate digestion/absorption thereby preventing increase in blood glucose after meals.

Glucar Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking acarbose with alcohol may affect blood glucose levels in patients with diabetes.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Glucar 50 mg Tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Glucar 50 mg 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
SAFE
Glucar 50 mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Glucar 50 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Glucar 50 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Glucar 50 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Glucar 50 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Glucar 50 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Glucar 50 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Glucar Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Glucar 50 mg Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
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Expert Advice

  • Glucar 50 mg Tablet is used together with other diabetes medicines to control blood sugar and avoid long-term complications.
  • You should continue to exercise regularly, eat a healthy diet, and take your other diabetes medicines along with Glucar 50 mg Tablet.
  • Glucar 50 mg Tablet lowers your post-meal blood sugar levels. Therefore, it should be taken just before meals.
  • Side effects such as stomach pain, gas, and diarrhea may occur during the first few weeks of treatment but should get better with time.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Glucar with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Excrete
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Cardichem
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Digeplex T
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Psycool, Proparise
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Acigo, Rin, Ranis
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Leparox, Prx
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Ranisol, Vepred, Catapred
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Zosert
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Nudiglue-C
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Stacort
SERIOUS

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Glucar

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I was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes in January and I m taking medicine. Now it's under control. Can you suggest me a meal plan that I can go for to control my weight and diabetes. Thank you
Dr. Shikha Mishra
Dietician
eat 6-7 meals per day, which consist fruits, nuts, buttermilk,egg, homecooked food. Drink 3-4 litters of water.Be active whole day for personalized diet chart write to me on shikhamishra.nutrition@gmail.com do minimum 45 min exercise everyday like yoga, cardio or weights
I have type 2 diabetes since 2 years. Since 6 months, my sugar level remains between 130-150. I take doctor prescribed Gluconorm tablet twice a day. Is it enough?
Dr. Sanjay Bhatt
Diabetes Specialist
I think you should follow diabatic diet chart which will help you to your sugar level in normal limit with tab. gluconorm
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FAQs

Q. Can the use of Glucar cause weight loss?

Yes, use of Glucar along with exercise and healthy diet can help you in reducing weight.

Q. Does Glucar cause hypoglycemia?

No, Glucar does not cause hypoglycemia (low blood sugar) on its own. However, low blood sugar can occur if you are taking Glucar along with another blood sugar-lowering medicine. The blood sugar levels can decrease if you delay or miss a meal or snack, exercise more than usual or drink alcohol.

Q. For how long does the effect of Glucar last?

Generally, the effect of Glucar lasts for up to 3-5 hours. However, the effect may vary from patient to patient.
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Manufacturer/Marketer Address
Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Limited, B/2, Mahalaxmi Chambers, 22, Bhulabhai Desai Road, Mumbai – 400 026.
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