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Emfor 500mg Tablet SR

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Store at room temperature (10-30°C)

Introduction

Emfor 500mg Tablet SR is a medicine used to treat type 2 diabetes mellitus. It helps control blood sugar levels and thus prevent serious complications of diabetes. It is also used to treat menstruation related disorder known as Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) in women.

Emfor 500mg Tablet SR is best taken with food to avoid nausea and abdominal pain. You should take it regularly, at the same time each day, to get the most benefit. You should not stop taking this medicine unless your doctor recommends it. Your lifestyle plays a big part in controlling diabetes. Therefore, it is important to stay on the diet and exercise program recommended by your doctor while taking this medicine. 

The most common side effects of this medicine include nausea, vomiting, taste change, diarrhea, abdominal pain, and loss of appetite. Some people may develop hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level) when this medicine is taken along with other antidiabetic medicines, alcohol, or upon skipping a meal. Monitor your blood sugar levels regularly while taking it.

Before taking this medicine, inform your doctor if you have any kidney, liver, or heart problems. Pregnant or breastfeeding women should also consult their doctor before taking it. Your doctor will check your kidney function tests before starting treatment with it. Avoid excessive alcohol intake while taking it as this may increase the risk of developing some side effects.

ఉపయోగాలు Emfor Tablet SR (Uses of Emfor Tablet SR in Telugu)

  • టైప్ II మధుమేహం

యొక్క దుష్ప్రభావాలు (Side effects of Emfor Tablet SR in Telugu)

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Emfor

  • వికారం
  • వాంతులు
  • రుచిలో మార్పు
  • డయేరియా
  • పొత్తికడుపు నొప్పి
  • ఆకలి తగ్గడం

ఎలా ఉపయోగించాలి Emfor Tablet SR (How to use Emfor Tablet SR in Telugu)

దీన్ని డాక్టర్ సూచించిన మోతాదులో , తగినంత కాలం వాడాలి. దీన్ని నేరుగా మింగాలి. నమలడం లేదా చప్పరించటం చేయొద్దు. Emfor 500mg Tablet SRను ఆహారంతో తీసుకోవడం మంచిది.

ఎలాEmfor Tablet SR పనిచేస్తుంది (How Emfor Tablet SR works in Telugu)

Emfor 500mg Tablet SR is an anti-diabetic medication (biguanide). It works by lowering glucose production in the liver, delaying the absorption of sugar (glucose) from the intestines and increasing the body's sensitivity to insulin.

హెచ్చరికలు (Safety Advice in Telugu)

ఆల్కహాల్
సురక్షితం కాదు
Emfor 500mg Tablet SRతో మద్యం సేవించడం సురక్షితం కాదు.
గర్భధారణ
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Emfor 500mg Tablet SRను గర్భధారణ సమయంలో ఉపయోగించడం బహుశా సురక్షితం.
జంతు అధ్యయనాల్లో పిండంపై తక్కువ లేదా ఎలాంటి ప్రతికూల ప్రభావాలు చూపించబడలేదు, అయితే మానవ అధ్యయనాలు పరిమితంగా ఉన్నాయి. దయచేసి మీ వైద్యుడిని సంప్రదించండి.
చనుబాలివ్వడం
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
బిడ్డకు పాలిచ్చే తల్లులు Emfor 500mg Tablet SR బహుశ సురక్షితము. ఈ మందు మానవ వినియోగం విషయంలో ఉన్న సమాచారం ప్రకారం ఇది బిడ్డకు చెప్పుకోదగ్గ స్థాయిలో హాని చేయదు.
డ్రైవింగ్
జాగ్రత్త అవసరం
రక్తంలో చక్కెర స్థాయిలు పడిపోవటం లేదా పెరగటం వల్ల వాహనాలు నడిపే సామర్ధ్యం దెబ్బతినొచ్చు. ఇలాంటి సమయంలో వాహనాలు నడపటం చేయొద్దు.
మూత్రపిండాలు
జాగ్రత్త అవసరం
మీరు కిడ్నీ వ్య్దాధి ముదిరిన దశలో ఉన్న రోగి అయితే Emfor 500mg Tablet SR తగు జాగ్రత్తలతో వాడాలి. ఈ విషయం మీ వైద్యుడితో చెప్పండి. తద్వారా వారు Emfor 500mg Tablet SR మోతాదులో తగిన మార్పులు సూచిస్తారు.
కాలేయం
జాగ్రత్త అవసరం
కాలేయ వ్యాధి ఉన్న రోగులు Emfor 500mg Tablet SR వాడే విషయంలో తగు జాగ్రత్తలతో వాడాలి. ఈ విషయం మీ వైద్యుడితో చెప్పండి. తద్వారా వారు Emfor 500mg Tablet SR మోతాదులో తగిన మార్పులు సూచిస్తారు.

మీరు Emfor యొక్క మోతాదును కోల్పోతే ఏమి చేయాలి?

If you miss a dose of Emfor 500mg Tablet SR, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed Emfor 500mg Tablet SR to control the blood sugar level and reduce the risk of diabetic complications such as heart attacks.
  • Chances of weight gain and low blood sugar are lesser with this medicine as compared to other diabetes medicines.
  • Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level) may occur when taken along with other antidiabetic medicines, alcohol or on delaying/skipping a meal. Carry a sugar source with you for immediate relief.
  • Tell your doctor immediately if you experience any deep or rapid breathing, persistent nausea, vomiting, and stomach pain as Emfor 500mg Tablet SR may cause a rare but serious condition called lactic acidosis, which is an excess of lactic acid in the blood.
  • Prolonged use of Emfor 500mg Tablet SR may lead to vitamin B12 deficiency which may lead to anemia, causing fatigue, pale skin, shortness of breath or headache. Notify your doctor if you experience any of these as you may require supplements.
  • Your doctor will monitor your blood sugar levels and kidney functions regularly while you are taking this medication.

Fact Box

Chemical Class
Biguanides Derivative
Habit Forming
No
Therapeutic Class
ANTI DIABETIC

Interaction with Drugs

ఈ కింద ఉన్న మందులతో Emfor తీసుకుంటే వేరే సైడ్ ఎఫెక్ట్స్ మరియు ఇతర తీవ్ర దుష్పరిణామాలు రావచ్చు.
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Patient Concerns

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I can take glyciphage sr 500mg instead of galvus met 50/500mg I can take glyciphage sr 500mg instead of galvus met 50 / 500mg
Dr. Sanjay Bhatt
Physician
Can take. But before changing the medicine you needs to discuss with your doctor as he knows your complete medical history.
Whats the difference between SR tablet and ordinary tablet Can i use SR tablet? Any side effects in SR tablets?. Which one is good medicine for health?
Dr. Sanjay Bhatt
Physician
SR IS GOOD AS IT IS SUSTAINED RELEASE
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FAQs

Q. What does Emfor 500mg Tablet SR do exactly?

People with type 2 diabetes are not able to make enough insulin or respond normally to the insulin made by their bodies. When this happens, the concentration of sugar/glucose increases in the blood. Emfor 500mg Tablet SR acts in several ways to reduce the increased levels of sugar in blood. Emfor 500mg Tablet SR decreases glucose production from the liver and decreases absorption of glucose from the intestine after taking food while improving the sensitivity of the body organs and muscles towards insulin. This helps improve the uptake of glucose from the blood. It also helps your body to respond better to the insulin it makes naturally.

Q. Does Emfor 500mg Tablet SR cause weight loss?

Yes, Emfor 500mg Tablet SR has been shown to cause weight loss in people who are overweight or obese. It may also cause a modest loss in weight in those overweight and obese individuals who are at risk for diabetes. In addition, patients who are sensitive or resistant to insulin may also show weight loss. But, do not start taking this medicine for weight loss on your own. Consult your doctor for the same.

Q. What are the benefits of taking Emfor 500mg Tablet SR?

Emfor 500mg Tablet SR is one of the first medicines that is given to patients with high blood sugar levels. It helps control blood sugar levels. It promotes the body’s response to the insulin made by the pancreas, decreases the amount of sugar made by the liver and decreases the amount of sugar absorbed by the intestines. Unlike other oral antidiabetic medicines, Emfor 500mg Tablet SR when taken alone, rarely causes low blood sugar as it prevents the pancreas from secreting more insulin. In addition to being a great medicine to lower blood sugar levels, it also helps in controlling weight gain.

Q. Can Emfor 500mg Tablet SR make you sleepy?

Emfor 500mg Tablet SR usually does not cause sleepiness and is well tolerated. However, the use of Emfor 500mg Tablet SR may rarely cause sleep disorders and insomnia. Sleepiness may be due to a very serious side effect called lactic acidosis, which particularly occurs if your kidneys are not working properly. Contact your doctor if you feel sleepy or tired while taking Emfor 500mg Tablet SR.

Q. How to take Emfor 500mg Tablet SR?

Take Emfor 500mg Tablet SR with or after a meal. Do not crush or chew the tablets and swallow it with a glass of water. If your doctor has prescribed one tablet a day, prefer taking it in the morning with breakfast. If you have been prescribed two tablets a day, then take one in the morning and other in the evening with dinner. In case of three doses a day, apart from morning and evening, you can take it with lunch. Taking Emfor 500mg Tablet SR with meals will reduce its digestive problems like indigestion, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, stomach ache and loss of appetite.

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