Medicine Overview of Xmetor Tablet SR
Xmetor Tablet SR is used in the treatment of diabetes with high cholesterol.
Nausea, Altered taste, Loss of appetite, Stomach pain, Diarrhoea, Muscle pain, Increased liver enzymes.
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. Xmetor Tablet SR is to be taken with food.
Xmetor Tablet SR may cause stomach upset if taken on empty stomach.
Xmetor Tablet SR is a combination of two medicines: Atorvastatin and metformin which treat diabetes associated with high blood cholesterol levels. Atorvastatin is a lipid-lowering medicine which lowers "bad" cholesterol (LDL), triglycerides and raises "good" cholesterol (HDL). Metformin is a biguanide which decreases the production and absorption of sugar in your body and allows better use of existing insulin.
In Depth Information on Xmetor Tablet SR
Xmetor Tablet SR related warnings
Taking metformin with alcohol can cause lactic acidosis and you may experience malaise, respiratory distress, slow or irregular heartbeat, sleepiness, stomach upset, or other unusual symptoms.
Xmetor Tablet SR is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
Xmetor 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.
Your ability to drive may be affected if your blood sugar is low or high. If this happens, do not drive.
Xmetor Tablet SR should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Xmetor Tablet SR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Xmetor 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.
Xmetor Tablet SR should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Xmetor Tablet SR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Xmetor 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.
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