Voloxia M 500 mg/0.2 mg Tablet ER

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Wings Biotech Ltd

Composition for Voloxia M 500 mg/0.2 mg Tablet ER

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57.8
₹5.78/Tablet ER
10 tablet er in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Voloxia M 500 mg/0.2 mg Tablet ER

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Uses of Voloxia M Tablet ER

Voloxia M 500 mg/0.2 mg Tablet ER is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes.
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Side effects of Voloxia M Tablet ER

Common

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

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How to use Voloxia M Tablet ER

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. Voloxia M 500 mg/0.2 mg Tablet ER is to be taken with food.
Voloxia M 500 mg/0.2 mg Tablet ER may cause stomach upset if taken on empty stomach.

How Voloxia M 500 mg/0.2 mg Tablet ER works

Voloxia M 500 mg/0.2 mg Tablet ER 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 Voloxia M 500 mg/0.2 mg Tablet ER

Voloxia M Tablet ER related warnings
Special precautions for Voloxia M Tablet ER
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Voglibose with alcohol reduce the blood sugar levels in diabetic patients.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Voloxia M 500 mg/0.2 mg Tablet ER 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
Voloxia M 500 mg/0.2 mg Tablet ER is probably safe to use du
ring 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
Voloxia M 500 mg/0.2 mg Tablet ER should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Voloxia M 500 mg/0.2 mg Tablet ER may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Voloxia M 500 mg/0.2 mg Tablet ER 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
Voloxia M 500 mg/0.2 mg Tablet ER should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Voloxia M 500 mg/0.2 mg Tablet ER may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Voloxia M 500 mg/0.2 mg Tablet ER 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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Patient Concerns

No Patient Concerns found for this medicine

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