Galvus Met (50 mg/1000 mg)Tablet
Novartis India Ltd Generic : Metformin
285.10 50 mg/1000 mg 10 Tabs
â€¢ Most Common :
Diarrhea, vomiting and infection.
â€¢ Body as a Whole : Accidental injury, headache and infection.
â€¢ Gastrointestinal : Indigestion and nausea.
â€¢ Respiratory : Nose inflammation.
Dose is based on patientâ€™s condition. The recommended dose is 0.5 to 2.5mg in divided doses.
It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with food.
Contraindicated in patients with diabetic ketoacidosis (high blood glucose with the presence of ketones in the urine), kidney disease and hypersensitivity.
â€¢ It may cause dizziness, do not drink alcohol beverages while taking this medication.
â€¢ It may lead to dehydration; drink plenty of water to avoid this problem.
â€¢ Monitor blood sugar regularly.
â€¢ Take your food properly; otherwise it will lead to low blood sugar.
â€¢ Caution needed in elderly patients, children, and during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
Avoid excess dosage.
Store it at room temperature.