Sugamet MC 500 mg Tablet

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Composition for Sugamet MC 500 mg Tablet

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₹7.82/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Sugamet MC 500 mg Tablet

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Uses of Sugamet MC Tablet

Sugamet MC 500 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of diabetic nerve disease.
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Side effects of Sugamet MC Tablet

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Nausea, Altered taste, Loss of appetite, Vomiting, Diarrhoea, Stomach pain.

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How to use Sugamet MC 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. Sugamet MC 500 mg Tablet is to be taken with food.
Sugamet MC 500 mg Tablet may cause stomach upset if taken on empty stomach.

How Sugamet MC 500 mg Tablet works

Sugamet MC 500 mg Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Metformin and methylcobalamin which treat diabetic nerve disease. Metformin is a biguanide which decreases the production and absorption of sugar in your body, and allows better use of existing insulin. Methylcobalamin is a form of vitamin B which helps in the production of myelin, a substance that protects nerve fibers and rejuvenates damaged nerve cells.

In Depth Information on Sugamet MC 500 mg Tablet

Warnings
Special precautions for Sugamet MC 500 mg Tablet
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.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Sugamet MC 500 mg 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.
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Lactation
Sugamet MC 500 mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lact
ation. 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
CAUTION
Sugamet MC 500 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Sugamet MC 500 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Sugamet MC 500 mg 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.
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Liver
CAUTION
Sugamet MC 500 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Sugamet MC 500 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Sugamet MC 500 mg 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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