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Acarbose is used to treat diabetes in combination with diet and other medications.

Acarbose controls the blood sugar levels which usually rise after meals by inhibiting a specific enzyme and slowing down the digestion process. 

Drug information on Acarwin (Acarbose) from Intra Labs India Pvt. Ltd.


Intra Labs India Pvt. Ltd.
Generic : Acarbose
10 Tablets
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Medical Condition(s) for which Acarwin may be prescribed

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

Type 2 diabetes in a dose of 25 to 100 mg three times a day

How to use Acarwin?

Tablet to take by mouth, just before the first bite of each meal.

When is Acarwin not to be taken? (Contraindications)

• Known allergy to acarbose
• Diabetic ketoacidosis
• Severe liver disease
• Intestinal conditions like inflammatory bowel disease
• Severe kidney disease

Warnings and Precautions for Acarwin

Use with caution during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

Other Precautions for Acarwin

• Avoid alcohol intake as it leads to low blood sugar level.

Drug Interactions of Acarwin

• Charcoal and digestive enzymes may decrease the effect of acarbose when taken together.

Storage Conditions for Acarwin

Store it at room temperature in a tight container. Protect from moisture.

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