Galvusmet Tablet

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Description

Galvus Met (Vidagliptin/Metformin) is used by patients with type-2 diabetes to help control their glycaemia levels. It is typically taken when other diabetic medications (such as pioglitazone, glicazine or rosiglitazone) have proved unsuccessful. Most patients will combine Galvus with other diabetic medicines and a healthier diet and exercise regime. Available in

1.Vildagliptin 50 mg, metformin hydrochloride 1000 mg.

2.Vildagliptin 50 mg, metformin hydrochloride 500 mg.

3. Vildagliptin 50 mg, metformin hydrochloride 800 mg.

Manufacturer: Novartis

Additional Information

Dosage and administration:
Strictly use Galvus Met (Vidagliptin/Metformin) as you have been prescribed by your physician. Never self-medicate or adjust your dosage yourself. Correct dosage can vary depending on the patient, their medical history, and the exact condition being treated.

For best results always aim to dose at the same time(s) each day. Swallow tablets whole without crushing, splitting, or dissolving in water. Wash down tablets with a full glass of water.

Precaution:

Galvus Met (Vidagliptin/Metformin) may cause loss of concentration and alertness. Avoid driving or operating heavy machinery until you are fully aware of how your body reacts to the medication.

This medication may not be safe for all patients. Before you begin using it, be sure to disclose to your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as any of the following:

  • If you are taking any other medication (including all non-prescriptions meds).
  • If you are using any supplements or herbal products.
  • If you have any allergies.
  • If you suffer from any other existing medical conditions.

Side Effects

Side effects
The most likely side effect experienced by diabetic patients taking Galvus Met (Vidagliptin/Metformin) is hypoglycaemia, where blood sugar levels become too low. Seek medical attention as soon as possible if this occurs.

The following list consists of other possible side effects:

Headaches
Cold sweats
Changes in heart rate
Palpitations
Severe hunger
Shaking
Confusion
Difficulty concentrating
Mood changes
Precautions
Galvus Met (Vidagliptin/Metformin) may cause loss of concentration and alertness. Avoid driving or operating heavy machinery until you are fully aware of how your body reacts to the medication.

This medication may not be safe for all patients. Before you begin using it, be sure to disclose to your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as any of the following:

If you are taking any other medication (including all non-prescriptions meds).
If you are using any supplements or herbal products.
If you have any allergies.
If you suffer from any other existing medical conditions.

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