Megavog 0.2mg Tablet

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Aristo Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd

Composition for Megavog 0.2mg Tablet

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30 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Megavog Tablet

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Uses of Megavog Tablet

Megavog 0.2mg 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.
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Side effects of Megavog Tablet

Common

Skin rash, Flatulence, Abdominal pain, Diarrhoea.

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How to use Megavog 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 Megavog 0.2mg Tablet with food.

How Megavog Tablet works

Megavog 0.2mg tablet is an anti-diabetic medication. It 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 Megavog Tablet

Expert advice for Megavog 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 Megavog.
  • 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.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Megavog 0.2mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Voglibose with alcohol reduce the blood sugar levels in diabetic patients.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Megavog 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
Megavog 0.2mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactatio
n. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
SAFE
Megavog 0.2mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
Megavog 0.2mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Megavog 0.2mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Megavog
0.2mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Peptiran 75mg/5ml Syrup, Decamycin 4mg Injection, Manoprolol 40mg Tablet, Walacort 0.5mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

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

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Megavog 0.2mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Voglibose

No. Megavog is not approved for weight loss. It can produce weight loss on prolonged use due to inhibition of carbohydrate digestion and delayed gastric emptying. It is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus with post-prandial hyperglycemia.
Megavog should not be used in patients with inflammatory bowel disease, colonic ulceration, intestinal obstruction, or chronic intestinal disease and in patients with severe hepatic impairment.
Yes. Megavog can be used along with Insulin. It may potentiate the hypoglycemic effects of insulin, so the dosages of these agents may need to be changed accordingly.
Q. What would be the benefit to taking Pioglitazone vs Megavog?
Pioglitazone gives a better control of blood sugar as compared to Megavog.
Megavog belongs to the class of drug known as an alpha-glucosidase inhibitor.
Megavog are taken orally and should be chewed with the first mouthful of food, or swallowed whole with a little liquid directly before the meal. It is only effective in patients eating complex carbohydrates as they delay glucose absorption until further along the digestive tract.
Q. Why is Megavog safer than acarbose?
Megavog has less chance of causing flatulence and gastrointestinal side effects than acarbose.
Q. Can I take Megavog and metformin in combination?
Yes. Megavog can be taken with metformin.
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