Voglikem 0.2 Tablet MD


Overview

Uses of Voglikem Tablet MD

Voglikem 0.2 Tablet MD 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.

Voglikem Tablet MD side effects

Common
  • Skin rash
  • Flatulence
  • Abdominal pain
  • Diarrhoea

How to use Voglikem 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. Voglikem 0.2 Tablet MD is to be taken with food.

How Voglikem Tablet MD works

Voglikem 0.2 Tablet MD 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.

Voglikem Tablet MD related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Voglibose with alcohol reduce the blood sugar levels in diabetic patients.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Voglikem 0.2 Tablet MD 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
Voglikem 0.2 Tablet MD 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
Voglikem 0.2 Tablet MD does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Voglikem 0.2 Tablet MD should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Voglikem 0.2 Tablet MD may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Voglikem 0.2 Tablet MD in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Voglikem Tablet MD?

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

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Expert Advice

  • Voglikem 0.2 Tablet MD 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 Voglikem 0.2 Tablet MD.
  • Voglikem 0.2 Tablet MD 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.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Voglikem with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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SERIOUS
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SERIOUS
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SERIOUS
Brand(s): Nudiglue-C
SERIOUS

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Voglikem

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I m taking piokind m in morning and voglikem 0.3 in evening. Hb1ac is 8 and fasting sugar is 126 and pp is 186 is it a right treatment?
Dr. Sanjay Bhatt
Diabetes Specialist
continue medicine as you taking and try to follow diabetic diet chart and do exercise regularly. which will help you to control sugar level with medicine
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. Can I use Voglikem for weight loss?
No. Voglikem 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 Voglikem with insulin?
Yes. Voglikem 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 Voglikem belongs to?
Voglikem belongs to the class of drug known as an alpha-glucosidase inhibitor which prevents carbohydrate digestion.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 24th Aug 2018.
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Manufacturer/Marketer Address
Alkem Laboratories Limited, Devashish Building, Alkem House, Senapati Bapat Road, Lower Parel, Mumbai - 400 013.
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