food interaction for MINERVA (MANO)
alcohol interaction for MINERVA (MANO)
pregnancy interaction for MINERVA (MANO)
lactation interaction for MINERVA (MANO)
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
SALT INFORMATION for MINERVA (MANO)
How it works
Common side effects
SUBSTITUTES for MINERVA (MANO)
- MIGNAR 50 MG TABLET(15 tablets in strip)Glenmark Pharmaceuticals LtdRs. 17.03/tabletRs. 255.40pay 89% more per tablet
- MISOBIT 50 TABLET(10 tablets in strip)Lupin LtdRs. 15.45/tabletRs. 154.50pay 72% more per tablet
- EUGLITOL 50MG TABLET(10 tablets in strip)Abbott India LtdRs. 9/tabletRs. 90same price
- GLOCK 50MG TABLET(10 tablets in strip)Unichem Laboratories LtdRs. 9.47/tabletRs. 94.66pay 5% more per tablet
- GLYBLOC 50MG TABLET(10 tablets in strip)Unichem Laboratories LtdRs. 9.22/tabletRs. 92.20pay 2% more per tablet
- Dr. Beena BansalMBBS, MD, DM
- Dr. Richa ChaturvediMBBS, MD, DM
- Dr. Raman AbhiMBBS, MD
- Dr. J. K. SharmaMBBS, MD, Fellowship, Fellowship, Fellowship, Fellowship
- Dr. Sanjay VermaMBBS, MD
Expert advice for MINERVA (MANO)
- Type 2 diabetes can be controlled with a proper diet alone or a diet along with exercise. A planned diet and exercising are always important when you have diabetes, even when you are taking antidiabetic medicines.
- Miglitol is administered orally and should be chewed with the first mouthful of food, or swallowed whole with a little liquid directly before the meal.
- Miglitol does not help patients who have type 1 diabetes.
- Notify your doctor if you are or are planning to become pregnant.
Frequently asked questions for MINERVA (MANO)
Q.Is miglitol safe?
Yes, Miglitol is relatively safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q.How does miglitol work?
Miglitol belongs to the class of anti-diabetic drugs called alpha-glucosidase inhibitor. It blocks an enzyme known as ?-glucoside hydrolase and thus delays glucose absorption from intestine, thereby reducing the excessive rise in blood sugar level after a meal.