K Met Duo 500mg/0.2mg Tablet

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Blue Cross Laboratories Ltd

Composition for K Met Duo 500mg/0.2mg Tablet

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₹4.4/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of K Met Duo 500mg/0.2mg Tablet

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Uses of K Met Duo Tablet

K Met Duo 500mg/0.2mg Tablet is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes.
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Side effects of K Met Duo Tablet

Common

Nausea, Altered taste, Loss of appetite, Flatulence, Stomach pain, Diarrhoea, Skin rash.

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How to use K Met Duo 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. K Met Duo 500mg/0.2mg Tablet is to be taken with food.
K Met Duo 500mg/0.2mg Tablet may cause stomach upset if taken on empty stomach.

How K Met Duo 500mg/0.2mg Tablet works

K Met Duo 500mg/0.2mg Tablet is a combination of two antidiabetic medicines: Metformin and voglibose. Metformin lowers the production and absorption of sugar in your body and allows better use of existing insulin. Voglibose inhibits the intestinal enzymes that cause breakdown of complex sugars into simple sugars such as glucose. This prevents blood glucose from rising very high after meals.

In Depth Information on K Met Duo 500mg/0.2mg Tablet

Warnings
Special precautions for K Met Duo 500mg/0.2mg Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Voglibose with alcohol reduce the blood sugar levels in diabetic patients.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
K Met Duo 500mg/0.2mg 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.
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Lactation
K Met Duo 500mg/0.2mg Tablet is probably safe to use during
lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Your ability to drive may be affected if your blood sugar is
low or high. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
K Met Duo 500mg/0.2mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of K Met Duo 500mg/0.2mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of K Met Duo 500mg/0.2mg 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.
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Liver
CAUTION
K Met Duo 500mg/0.2mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of K Met Duo 500mg/0.2mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

K Met Duo 500mg/0.2mg 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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