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Voglitab MD 0.3 Tablet

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Overview

Introduction of Voglitab Tablet MD

Voglitab MD 0.3 Tablet is a medicine used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus. It should be taken just before meals as it lowers the post-meal blood sugar levels.

Voglitab MD 0.3 Tablet helps prevent long-term complications of diabetes mellitus. Use of the medicine along with a proper diet and exercise results in better blood sugar control. Initially, it may cause side effects such as stomach pain, bloating, and gas, but these get better with time.

Uses of Voglitab Tablet MD

Voglitab Tablet MD side effects

Common
  • Skin rash
  • Flatulence
  • Abdominal pain
  • Diarrhea

How to use Voglitab 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. Voglitab MD 0.3 Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Voglitab Tablet MD works

Voglitab MD 0.3 Tablet is an anti-diabetic medication. It inhibits an enzyme that helps in conversion of carbohydrates to glucose. This slows down carbohydrate digestion/absorption thereby preventing increase in blood glucose after meals.

Voglitab Tablet MD related warnings

Alcohol
UNSAFE
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Voglitab MD 0.3 Tablet Taking Voglibose with alcohol reduce the blood sugar levels in diabetic patients.
Pregnancy
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Voglitab MD 0.3 Tablet is generally considered safe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effects to the developing baby; however, there are limited human studies.
Lactation
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Voglitab MD 0.3 Tablet is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
Driving
SAFE
Voglitab MD 0.3 Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Voglitab MD 0.3 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Voglitab MD 0.3 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Voglitab MD 0.3 Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Voglitab Tablet MD?

If you miss a dose of Voglitab MD 0.3 Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

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Expert Advice

  • Voglitab MD 0.3 Tablet lowers your post-meal blood sugar levels. Therefore, it should be taken just before meals.
  • Side effects such as stomach pain, gas, and diarrhea may occur during the first few weeks of treatment but should get better with time.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Voglitab with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Acigo, Rin
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Excrete
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Cardichem
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Zosert
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Leparox, Prx
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Ranisol, Vepred, Catapred
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Ducort, Defmark, Zacdef
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Nudiglue-C
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Psycool, Proparise
SERIOUS

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Voglitab

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Since 3 years I have Type 2 Diabetes and am presently on 1 tab. of glynase MF .My fasting is 130 and PP goes up to 170-180. I want to lower it further. I have been advised to take 1 tab. of voglibose 0.3 with lunch.Iam unable to walk more than 1 k.m. due to osteoarthritis but I am cycling daily for one hour to compensate. What do I do to control B-G level more effectively?
Dr. Sanjay Bhatt
Diabetes Specialist
It is ok but further maintain your calories intake as per your BMI.CONSULT DIABETIC EDUCATOR
Sir/madam Diabetes type--Type-2 Diabetes Im taking 1 tablet in morning after TIFFIN. Tablet--GLYCOMET-GP2 FORTE. This 1 tablet sufficient as my Diabetes checkup results.& My liver Mildly enlarged this is my problem so pls expalin only 1 Tablet wii effect on any parts of my body Pls ExplainFBS-170 PPBS-190
Dr. Sanjay Bhatt
Diabetes Specialist
Need to examine and priscribe medicine for you.Without examine , can't priscribe any medicine in your case.so plz consult doctor near by or can visit our clinic
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FAQs

Q. Does Voglitab cause weight loss?

There is evidence that normal doses of Voglitab does not cause significant weight loss. However, very high doses of this medicine can affect the absorption of food, thereby causing weight loss. Do not take this medication for weight loss as it is not approved for treatment of obesity. Do consult your doctor before starting this medication.

Q. How should you take Voglitab?

Voglitab is usually prescribed to be taken orally three times daily immediately before each meal. Voglitab may be given along with a controlled diet. However, in case Voglitab does not work alone, it may be given along with a proper diet and other antidiabetic medicines. Your doctor may further increase your doses if the given doses do not provide sufficient control over the blood sugar levels. Do not take this medication by yourself and consult your doctor before starting this medication.

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References
  1. Dabhi AS, Bhatt NR, Shah MJ. Voglibose: An Alpha Glucosidase Inhibitor. J Clin Diagn Res. 2013;7(12):3023-7. [Accessed 12 Mar. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
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