Vocarb MF 500 mg/0.3 mg Tablet

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Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Vocarb MF 500 mg/0.3 mg Tablet

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Alcohol
119.5
₹11.95/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Vocarb MF 500 mg/0.3 mg Tablet

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Uses of Vocarb MF Tablet

Vocarb MF 500 mg/0.3 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes.
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Side effects of Vocarb MF Tablet

Common

Nausea, Altered taste, Loss of appetite, Flatulence, Stomach pain, Diarrhoea, Skin rash.

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How to use Vocarb MF 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. Vocarb MF 500 mg/0.3 mg Tablet is to be taken with food.
Vocarb MF 500 mg/0.3 mg Tablet may cause stomach upset if taken on empty stomach.

How Vocarb MF 500 mg/0.3 mg Tablet works

Vocarb MF 500 mg/0.3 mg Tablet is a combination of two antidiabetic medicines: Metformin and voglibose. Metformin lowers the production and absorption of sugar in your body and allows better use of existing insulin. Voglibose inhibits the intestinal enzymes that cause breakdown of complex sugars into simple sugars such as glucose. This prevents blood glucose from rising very high after meals.

In Depth Information on Vocarb MF 500 mg/0.3 mg Tablet

Warnings
Special precautions for Vocarb MF 500 mg/0.3 mg Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Voglibose with alcohol reduce the blood sugar levels in diabetic patients.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Vocarb MF 500 mg/0.3 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.
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Lactation
Vocarb MF 500 mg/0.3 mg Tablet is probably safe to use durin
g 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
CAUTION
Vocarb MF 500 mg/0.3 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Vocarb MF 500 mg/0.3 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Vocarb MF 500 mg/0.3 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
Vocarb MF 500 mg/0.3 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Vocarb MF 500 mg/0.3 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Vocarb MF 500 mg/0.3 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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