Overview

Uses of Met-Pco Care Tablet

Met-Pco Care Tablet is used in the treatment of polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS).

Met-Pco Care Tablet side effects

Common
  • Taste change
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • Stomach pain
  • Loss of appetite

How to use Met-Pco Care 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. Met-Pco Care Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Met-Pco Care Tablet works

Met-Pco Care Tablet is a combination of five medicines: Myo-Inositol, D-Chiro Inositol, Metformin, L-Methyl Folate Calcium and Methylcobalamin/Mecobalamin. These medicines work by enhancing body’s response to insulin and decreasing high levels of a harmful substance (homocysteine). This effect improves hormone balance and leads to more regular ovulation and menstrual cycles (periods) in PCOS.

Met-Pco Care Tablet related warnings

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
Met-Pco Care 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
No information is available on the use of Met-Pco Care Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
It is not known whether Met-Pco Care Tablet alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
CAUTION
Met-Pco Care Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Met-Pco Care Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Met-Pco Care 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
Met-Pco Care Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Met-Pco Care Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Met-Pco Care 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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Expert Advice

  • Met-Pco Care Tablet is used for the treatment of polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) and diabetes.
  • It helps support regular ovulation and menstrual cycles.
  • An upset stomach with nausea and diarrhea may occur initially. Take it with food to avoid an upset stomach.
  • Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level) may occur when taken along with antidiabetic medicines, alcohol or on delaying/skipping a meal. Carry a sugar source for immediate relief.

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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 13th Dec 2018.
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