The 500 mg Metformin Hydrochloride Tablets IP offered by us is an oral diabetes medicine that helps control blood sugar levels. These medicines are given to patients that are suffering from type 2 diabetes. The 500 mg Metformin Hydrochloride Tablets IP is sometimes used in combination with insulin or other medications, but it is not for treating type 1 diabetes.
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Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Okamet 500 Tablet is to be taken with food.
Okamet 500 Tablet is an anti-diabetic medication (biguanide). It works by lowering glucose production in the liver, delaying the absorption of sugar (glucose) from the intestines and increasing the body's sensitivity to insulin.
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Okamet 500 Tablet.
Okamet 500 Tablet is generally considered safe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effects to the developing baby; however, there are limited human studies.
Okamet 500 Tablet is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
Your ability to drive may be affected if your blood sugar is too low or too high. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Okamet 500 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Okamet 500 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Okamet 500 Tablet is, however, not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease. Regular monitoring of kidney function test is advisable while you are taking this medicine.
Okamet 500 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Okamet 500 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Okamet 500 Tablet 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.