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Glyciphage (500 mg) (Metformin) Drug Price and Information

Glyciphage (500 mg) is an oral antidiabetic agent, prescribed for type 2 diabetes. It helps control blood sugar levels.  

Glyciphage (500 mg)

  Tablet  
Franco-Indian Pharmaceuticals Pvt. Ltd.
Generic : Metformin
 22.60
500mg
10 Tablets
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    Drug information on Glyciphage (500 mg) (Metformin) from Franco-Indian Pharmaceuticals Pvt. Ltd.

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    Drug Name : Metformin

    Metformin(Fortamet) generic Glyciphage (500 mg) is an oral antidiabetic agent, prescribed for type 2 diabetes. It helps control blood sugar levels.
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    Medical condition(s) for which Glyciphage (500 mg) may be prescribed


    Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

    Dose is based on patient’s condition. The recommended dose is 0.5 to 2.5mg in divided doses.

    Side effects of Glyciphage (500 mg)

    Most Common : Diarrhea, vomiting and infection.

    Body as a Whole : Accidental injury, headache and infection.

    Gastrointestinal : Indigestion and nausea.

    Respiratory : Nose inflammation.

    How to use Glyciphage (500 mg)?

    It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with food.

    When Should Glyciphage (500 mg) not be taken? (Contraindications)

    Contraindicated in patients with diabetic ketoacidosis (high blood glucose with the presence of ketones in the urine), kidney disease and hypersensitivity.

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    Warnings and Precautions for Glyciphage (500 mg)

    It may cause dizziness, do not drink alcohol beverages while taking this medication.

    It may lead to dehydration; drink plenty of water to avoid this problem.

    Monitor blood sugar regularly.

    Take your food properly; otherwise it will lead to low blood sugar.

    Caution needed in elderly patients, children, and during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

    Other Precautions for Glyciphage (500 mg)

    Avoid excess dosage.

    Storage Conditions for Glyciphage (500 mg)

    Store it at room temperature.


    Schedule : G  Drugs that are to be used only under medical supervision.



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