Vog-Dalcare M 0.2 Tablet SR


Overview

Uses of Vog-Dalcare M Tablet SR
Vog-Dalcare M 0.2 Tablet SR is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes.
Vog-Dalcare M Tablet SR side effects
Common
  • Nausea
  • Taste change
  • Loss of appetite
  • Flatulence
  • Stomach pain
  • Diarrhoea
  • Skin rash
How to use Vog-Dalcare M Tablet SR
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. Vog-Dalcare M 0.2 Tablet SR is to be taken with food.
Vog-Dalcare M 0.2 Tablet SR may cause stomach upset if taken on empty stomach.
How Vog-Dalcare M Tablet SR works
Vog-Dalcare M 0.2 Tablet SR 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.
Vog-Dalcare M Tablet SR related warnings
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Voglibose with alcohol reduce the blood sugar levels in diabetic patients.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Vog-Dalcare M 0.2 Tablet SR 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
Vog-Dalcare M 0.2 Tablet SR is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Your ability to drive may be affected if your blood sugar is low or high. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Vog-Dalcare M 0.2 Tablet SR should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Vog-Dalcare M 0.2 Tablet SR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Vog-Dalcare M 0.2 Tablet SR is, however, not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease. Regular monitoring of kidney function test is advisable while you are taking this medicine.
Liver
CAUTION
Vog-Dalcare M 0.2 Tablet SR should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Vog-Dalcare M 0.2 Tablet SR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Vog-Dalcare M 0.2 Tablet SR 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.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Vog-Dalcare M 0.2 Tablet SR
₹4.63/Tablet SR
₹8.43/Tablet SR
82% costlier
₹7.8/Tablet SR
68% costlier
Voglimac MF 0.2 Tablet
Macleods Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
₹9/Tablet SR
94% costlier
Vozuca-M Activ Tablet SR
Dr Reddy's Laboratories Ltd
₹4.3/Tablet SR
save 7%
Vogs-M 0.2 Tablet
Systopic Laboratories Pvt Ltd
₹4.95/Tablet SR
7% costlier

Expert Advice

video imgplay img
  • You have been prescribed this combination medicine as it can control blood sugar better than metformin alone.
  • You should continue to exercise regularly, eat a healthy diet, and take your other diabetes medicines along with Vog-Dalcare M 0.2 Tablet SR.
  • Take it with food to lower your chance of having an upset stomach.
  • It can cause hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level) when used with other antidiabetic medicines, alcohol or if you delay or miss a meal. Monitor your blood sugar level regularly 
  • Always carry some sugary food or fruit juice with you in case you experience hypoglycemia symptoms such as cold sweats, cool pale skin, tremor, and anxious feeling.
  • Tell your doctor immediately if you experience any deep or rapid breathing, persistent nausea, vomiting or stomach pain as Vog-Dalcare M 0.2 Tablet SR may cause a rare but serious condition called lactic acidosis, which is an excess of lactic acid in the blood.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Vog-Dalcare M

arrow
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
I was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes in January and I m taking medicine. Now it's under control. Can you suggest me a meal plan that I can go for to control my weight and diabetes. Thank you
Dr. Shikha Mishra
Dietician
eat 6-7 meals per day, which consist fruits, nuts, buttermilk,egg, homecooked food. Drink 3-4 litters of water.Be active whole day for personalized diet chart write to me on shikhamishra.nutrition@gmail.com do minimum 45 min exercise everyday like yoga, cardio or weights
arrow
Do you have any questions related to Vog-Dalcare M 0.2 Tablet SR?

Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 22nd Jan 2018.
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
1307, 1308A, 1308B, 13th Floor, Vikrant Tower – 4, Rajendra Place, New Delhi – 110008 (India)
MRP
46.3
10 tablet sr in 1 strip
SOLD OUT
cross img