Eliglim MF 1mg/500mg Tablet Is A Medicine Used In The Treatment Of Type 2 Diabetes. It Is A Combination Of Two Medicines That Effectively Control Blood Sugar Levels, When A Single Medication Is Not Effective. It Should Be Used Along With A Proper Diet And Regular Exercise For Best Results. It Should Be Taken With Food To Avoid The Side Effects Like Nausea And Upset Stomach.
USES OF ELIGLIM MF TABLET
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
ELIGLIM MF TABLET SIDE EFFECTS
Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level)
Upper respiratory tract infection
HOW TO USE ELIGLIM 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. Eliglim MF 1mg/500mg Tablet is to be taken with food.
Eliglim MF 1mg/500mg Tablet may cause stomach upset if taken empty stomach.
HOW ELIGLIM MF TABLET WORKS
Eliglim MF 1mg/500mg Tablet is a combination of two antidiabetic medicines: Glimepiride and Metformin. Glimepiride is a sulfonylurea which works by increasing the amount of insulin released by the pancreas in order to lower the blood glucose. Metformin is a biguanide which works by lowering glucose production in the liver, delaying glucose absorption from intestines and increasing the body's sensitivity to insulin.
ELIGLIM MF TABLET RELATED WARNINGS
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Eliglim MF 1mg/500mg Tablet 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.
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Eliglim MF 1mg/500mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Eliglim MF 1mg/500mg Tablet is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
Your ability to drive may be affected if your blood sugar is too low or too high. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Eliglim MF 1mg/500mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Eliglim MF 1mg/500mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Eliglim MF 1mg/500mg 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.
Eliglim MF 1mg/500mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Eliglim MF 1mg/500mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Eliglim MF 1mg/500mg 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.