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Walaphage (Metformin) Drug Price and Information

Walaphage is an oral antidiabetic agent, prescribed for type 2 diabetes. It helps control blood sugar levels.  

Walaphage

  Tablet  
Wallace Pharmaceuticals Ltd. (Lyfestyle)
Generic : Metformin
 9.94
500mg
10 Tablets
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    Drug information on Walaphage (Metformin) from Wallace Pharmaceuticals Ltd. (Lyfestyle)

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    Drug Name : Metformin

    Metformin(Fortamet) generic Walaphage 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 Walaphage 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 Walaphage

    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 Walaphage?

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

    When Should Walaphage 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 Walaphage

    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 Walaphage

    Avoid excess dosage.

    Storage Conditions for Walaphage

    Store it at room temperature.


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



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