Voglitor MF 0.2 Tablet


Overview

Uses of Voglitor MF Tablet

Voglitor MF 0.2 Tablet is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes.

Voglitor MF Tablet side effects

Common
  • Nausea
  • Taste change
  • Loss of appetite
  • Flatulence
  • Stomach pain
  • Diarrhoea
  • Skin rash

How to use Voglitor 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. Voglitor MF 0.2 Tablet is to be taken with food.
Voglitor MF 0.2 Tablet may cause stomach upset if taken on empty stomach.

How Voglitor MF Tablet works

Voglitor MF 0.2 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.

Voglitor MF Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Voglibose with alcohol reduce the blood sugar levels in diabetic patients.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Voglitor MF 0.2 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
Voglitor MF 0.2 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
Your ability to drive may be affected if your blood sugar is low or high. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Voglitor MF 0.2 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Voglitor MF 0.2 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Voglitor MF 0.2 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.
Liver
CAUTION
Voglitor MF 0.2 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Voglitor MF 0.2 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Voglitor MF 0.2 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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Expert Advice

  • 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 Voglitor MF 0.2 Tablet.
  • 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 Voglitor MF 0.2 Tablet 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 Voglitor MF

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Dear Doctor, Of late I have become too sleepy while reading news paper or attending a meeting.i am diabetic &on insulin &voglitor mf .3mg tabs.I do very often monitor blood glucose levels using glucometer. Earlier I used to read an english news paper &one in Malayalam. More than half an hour reading push me in to slumber with snoring, kindly advise as to what could be the reason for this?thank you.
Dr. Sanjay Bhatt
Diabetes Specialist
It is due to diabetes related weakness. You needs to take medicines regularly and try to keep sugar level in normal limits. Do exercise regularly.
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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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 9th Apr 2018.
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