Ondero 5mg Tablet

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Composition for Ondero 5mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Ondero Tablet

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Uses of Ondero Tablet

Ondero 5mg 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 Ondero Tablet

Common

Hypoglycaemia (low blood sugar level) in combination with insulin or sulphonylurea, Headache, Nasopharyngitis.

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How to use Ondero 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. Ondero 5mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Ondero Tablet works

Ondero 5mg tablet is an anti-diabetic medication. It works by increasing the release of insulin from the pancreas and decreasing the hormones that raise blood sugar levels. This reduces the fasting and postmeal sugar levels.

In Depth Information on Ondero Tablet

Expert advice for Ondero Tablet

  • Ondero helps to control blood glucose level and avoid long-term complications.
  • You should continue to exercise regularly, eat a healthy diet, and take your other diabetes medicines along with Ondero 
  • Ondero can be taken with or without food.
  • Chances of weight gain and low blood sugar are lesser as compared to other diabetes medicines.
  • Get your blood sugar monitored regularly.
  • Inform your doctor immediately if you have severe stomach pain, nausea, and/or vomiting. These could be symptoms of pancreatitis.
  • Inform your doctor immediately if you have severe joint pain.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Ondero 5mg Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking linagliptin with alcohol may affect blood glucose levels in patients with diabetes.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Ondero 5mg 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
Ondero 5mg 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
SAFE
Ondero 5mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney dis
ease. No dose adjustment of Ondero 5mg Tablet is recommended.
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Liver
SAFE
Ondero 5mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with liver dise
ase. No dose adjustment of Ondero 5mg Tablet is recommended.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Dexadran 4mg Injection, Decamycin 4mg Injection, Manoprolol 40mg Tablet, Walacort 0.5mg Tablet
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Ondero 5mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Linagliptin

Ondero is safe when used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor. However, some common side effects that you can experience at the dose advised, includes headache, hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level) when used with insulin or sulphonylurea, upper respiratory tract infection and nasopharyngitis.
Yes. Ondero is available in India as a prescription medicine.
Ondero is an oral antidiabetic drug which belongs to the group of dipeptidyl peptidase 4 (DPP-4) inhibitors. It lowers the blood sugar levels by increasing the release of insulin and decreasing glucagon levels. It has a lesser risk of hypoglycemia compared to other drugs and does not cause weight gain.
Yes, you can take Ondero with insulin detemir, a long-acting insulin analog which maintains the basal insulin levels. Using them together can lower the insulin dose and decrease the risk of hypoglycemia (low blood sugar levels).
Yes, using Ondero with insulin can help in better control of your blood sugar levels than insulin alone. Using them together can help to lower the insulin dose and decrease the risk of hypoglycemia (low blood sugar levels).
Ondero is to be taken once a day and at around the same time every day. There is no interaction with food so Ondero can be taken with or without food.
Yes. Ondero is safe to use in patients with an underlying cardiac disease like heart failure, angina (pain due to the decreased blood supply to the heart), myocardial infarction (death of the heart tissue) and even stroke (blockage of blood vessels supplying the brain).
Q. Can I take Ondero with metformin?
Yes. Ondero can be taken with metformin. It is a good add-on treatment if the blood sugars are very high even after taking metformin in maximum tolerated dose. Together they would help in better control of blood sugar levels. However, consult your doctor before taking them together as a dose adjustment may be needed.
No. Ondero does not cause weight loss. It does not cause any weight gain as well.
Stop taking Ondero if you develop an allergic reaction like rash or breathlessness and if you have a persistent and severe stomach ache as it could be a sign of pancreatitis. Immediately contact your doctor or the emergency of a hospital.
Use of Ondero with insulin or sulfonylureas can increase the risk of hypoglycemia (low blood sugar), which may need a dose adjustment. Be aware of the symptoms and always carry something sweet with you. Stop taking Ondero if you develop an allergic reaction like rash or breathlessness and if you have a persistent and severe stomach ache as it could be a sign of pancreatitis.
Q. Is it safe to use Ondero with pioglitazone?
Yes. It is safe to use Ondero with pioglitazone. No drug-drug interactions have been reported and the side effect profile is similar to the drugs used alone.
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