Duopil 2/500 Tablet PR

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Duopil 2/500 Tablet PR


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MANUFACTURER

Aristo Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd

SALT COMPOSITION

Glimepiride (2mg) + Metformin (500mg)

INTRODUCTION

Duopil 2/500 Tablet PR is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus.

Duopil 2/500 Tablet PR is a combination of two medicines that effectively controls 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 stomach upset.

USES OF DUOPIL TABLET PR

  • Type 2 diabetes mellitus

DUOPIL TABLET PR SIDE EFFECTS

Common
  • Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level)
  • Taste change
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhea
  • Stomach pain
  • Headache
  • Upper respiratory tract infection

HOW TO USE DUOPIL TABLET PR

Use it as advised by your doctor or check the label for directions before use. Duopil 2/500 Tablet PR is to be taken with food.
Duopil 2/500 Tablet PR may cause stomach upset if taken empty stomach.

HOW DUOPIL TABLET PR WORKS

Duopil 2/500 Tablet PR 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.

DUOPIL TABLET PR RELATED WARNINGS

warnings Alcohol
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Duopil 2/500 Tablet PR 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.
warnings Pregnancy
Duopil 2/500 Tablet PR 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.
warnings Lactation
Duopil 2/500 Tablet PR is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
warnings Driving
Your ability to drive may be affected if your blood sugar is too low or too high. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
warnings Kidney
Duopil 2/500 Tablet PR should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Duopil 2/500 Tablet PR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Duopil 2/500 Tablet PR is, however, not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease. Regular monitoring of kidney function test is advisable while you are taking this medicine.
warnings Liver
Duopil 2/500 Tablet PR should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Duopil 2/500 Tablet PR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Duopil 2/500 Tablet PR 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.

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