PPG MD 0.3 Tablet

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Overview

Uses of PPG Tablet MD

PPG MD 0.3 Tablet is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes. It is used along with diet and exercise to improve blood sugar control in adults with type 2 diabetes.

PPG Tablet MD side effects

Common
  • Skin rash
  • Flatulence
  • Abdominal pain
  • Diarrhea

How to use PPG Tablet MD

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Do not handle the tablets with wet hands. Put it in your mouth but do not swallow it. PPG MD 0.3 Tablet is to be taken with food.

How PPG Tablet MD works

PPG MD 0.3 Tablet is an anti-diabetic medication. It inhibits an enzyme that helps in conversion of carbohydrates to glucose. This slows down carbohydrate digestion/absorption thereby preventing increase in blood glucose after meals.

PPG Tablet MD related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Voglibose with alcohol reduce the blood sugar levels in diabetic patients.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
PPG MD 0.3 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.
Lactation
PPG MD 0.3 Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
SAFE
PPG MD 0.3 Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
PPG MD 0.3 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of PPG MD 0.3 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of PPG MD 0.3 Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of PPG Tablet MD?

If you miss a dose of PPG MD 0.3 Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
PPG MD 0.3 Tablet
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Expert Advice

  • PPG MD 0.3 Tablet is used together with other diabetes medicines to control blood sugar and avoid long-term complications.
  • You should continue to exercise regularly, eat a healthy diet, and take your other diabetes medicines along with PPG MD 0.3 Tablet.
  • PPG MD 0.3 Tablet lowers your post-meal blood sugar levels. Therefore, it should be taken just before meals.
  • Side effects such as stomach pain, gas, and diarrhea may occur during the first few weeks of treatment but should get better with time.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking PPG with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Zosert
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Digeplex T
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Acigo, Rin
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Leparox, Prx
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Nudiglue-C
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Psycool, Proparise
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Defmark, Zacdef, Ecodef
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Ranisol, Vepred, Catapred
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Cardichem
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Excrete
SERIOUS

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to PPG

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I AM UNDERGOING TREATMENT FOR DM. NOW I AM TAKING PPG MET 0.2 TABLETS BEFORE LUNCH AND DINNER FOR LAST 3MONTHS.IMPAIRED TASTE IN MOUTH. DOES NOT SENSE PROPER FOOD TASTE AND METALLIC(BITTER) TASTE IS REMAINING IN MOUTH ALL TIMES.KINDLY ADVISE.THANKS
Dr. Sanjay Bhatt
Diabetes Specialist
It may be due to the medicine you are taking. Discuss with your doctor as he can change medicine according to your sugar level variations
High cholesterol and lipid. Also type 2 diabetes under control. Vegetarian. Pls advise on dite
Dr. Waseem Mirza
Sexologist
Per day calorie intake should be between 1,500-1,800 calories with a proportion of 60:20:20 between carbohydrates, fats and proteins, respectively, take Healthy fats from raw nuts, olive oil, fish oils, flax seeds etc, fresh Fruits and vegetables,whole grains, legumes and other high-fibre diet, avoid refined carbohydrate diet,if u eat non veg u can take fish, poultry egg white, pulses whereas avoid red meat, avoid saturated fats like ghee, butter, avoid sweet foods, take small but frequent meals, supplements containing omega 3 fatty acids like Multivite fm omega capsule Quit smoking, avoid too much alcohol intake, find ways to reduce stress like meditation, yoga, etc. Moderate exercise daily like a brisk walk for 1 km. hope it helps
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FAQs

Q. Which class of drug does PPG belong to?

PPG belongs to the class of drug known as an alpha-glucosidase inhibitor which prevents carbohydrate digestion.

Q. Can I use PPG for weight loss?

No, PPG is not approved for weight loss. It can cause weight loss on prolonged use. Weight loss occurs because it inhibits carbohydrate digestion and delays gastric emptying. It is mainly used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus with postprandial hyperglycemia.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 18th Dec 2018.
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