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Vigocil 0.2 mg Tablet

AstraZeneca

Composition for Vigocil 0.2 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Vigocil 0.2 mg Tablet

Potentiallyunsafewith
Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Vigocil Tablet

Uses of Vigocil Tablet

Vigocil 0.2 mg 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.

Vigocil Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of Vigocil are Skin rash, Flatulence, Abdominal pain, Diarrhoea.

How to use Vigocil 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. Vigocil 0.2 mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Vigocil Tablet works

Vigocil 0.2 mg Tablet is an anti-diabetic medication. It works by slowing down the digestion and absorption of glucose in the small intestine. This prevents blood glucose from rising very high after meals.

In Depth Information on Vigocil Tablet

Expert advice for Vigocil Tablet

  • Vigocil 0.2 mg Tablet is used together with other diabetes medicines to control blood sugar and avoids long-term complications.
  • You should continue to exercise regularly, eat a healthy diet, and take your other diabetes medicines along with Vigocil 0.2 mg Tablet.
  • Vigocil 0.2 mg Tablet lowers your post-meal blood sugar levels, and therefore should be taken just before meals.
  • Side effects such as stomach pain, gas, and diarrhoea may occur during the first few weeks of treatment but should get better with time.
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Vigocil Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Vigocil Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Voglibose with alcohol reduce the blood sugar levels in diabetic patients.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Vigocil 0.2 mg 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
Vigocil 0.2 mg 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
Vigocil 0.2 mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Vigocil 0.2 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Vigocil 0.2 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Vigocil 0.2 mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Vigocil Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Vigocil 0.2 mg Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

User Submitted Feedback For Vigocil 0.2 mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Vigocil Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Voglibose

Q. Can I use Vigocil for weight loss?
No. Vigocil is not approved for weight loss. It can produce weight loss on prolonged use due to inhibition of carbohydrate digestion and delayed gastric emptying. It is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus with post-prandial hyperglycemia.
Q. Can I use Vigocil with insulin?
Yes. Vigocil can be used along with Insulin. It may potentiate the hypoglycemic effects of insulin, so the dosages of these agents may need to be changed accordingly.
Q. Which class of drug Vigocil belongs to?
Vigocil belongs to the class of drug known as an alpha-glucosidase inhibitor which prevents carbohydrate digestion.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Vigocil with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Vigocil with Pindolol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pindolol: Visken
Vigocil with Paroxetine
SERIOUS
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Loteprednol etabonate: Lotesol, Lotechek, Lotepred, Prednol LS, Lotenase
Vigocil with Roxatidine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Roxatidine: Rotane
Vigocil with Glucosamine
SERIOUS
Vigocil with Collagen Peptide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Collagen Peptide: Nudiglue-C
Vigocil with Betaxolol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Betaxolol: Glucoptic
Vigocil with Hydrochlorothiazide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Hydrochlorothiazide: Hyros, Bpzide, Dizide, Xenia, Aquazide, Hydrazide, Thiazide, Hydride
Vigocil with Chlorthalidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlorthalidone: Chlornol, Thiovas, Chlorfid, Lupiclor, Klorzid, Clovet, Thaloric, Thiaklor, Zione
Vigocil with Labetalol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Labetalol: Hyptol, Evabet, Labetamac, Pregnasafe, Tiplab, Labecor, Alpha Dip
Vigocil with Citalopram
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Citalopram: Olarc, Citopam, Cetadep, Topdep, Celica, Citalomine, Citalent, Citola, Cytop, Madam, Citalin
Vigocil with Dapoxetine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Dapoxetine: Actinex, DA Sutra, Stay Tal, Dapoxy, Dapnex, Duraject, Appynite, Dejac, Xydap, Dapox
Vigocil with Clonidine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clonidine: Arkamin, Cloneon, Catapres
Vigocil with Rasagiline
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rasagiline: Rasalect, Relgin
Vigocil with Bisoprolol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Bisoprolol: Bisprol, Biselect, Concor, Trubis, Zabesta, Concor COR, Bisoheart, Bisokem, Bisocar
Vigocil with Pancreatin
SERIOUS
Vigocil with Clobetasol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clobetasol: Clobex
Vigocil with Lactase
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lactase: Cry NO
Vigocil with Sotalol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sotalol: Sotalar, Solet
Vigocil with Esmolol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Esmolol: Neotach
Vigocil with Lafutidine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lafutidine: Lafter, Lafudac, Lafty, Lafukem, Lafaxid, Laciloc, Lafumac, Swiftin
Vigocil with Beclometasone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Beclometasone: Beclate
Vigocil with Indapamide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indapamide: Excrete, Indizon, Indicard, Inklud, Natritor, Lorvas, Natrilix, Diurix, Insuretis, Inditor, Insuret, Indromide

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