Description of Glycomet 850 mg Tablet
Glycomet 850 mg Tablet is an effective first choice medicine used to control while you are suffer from high blood glucose levels in patients. Patients are advised to maintain a strict exercise and diet regimen along with glycomet 850 medication to get the best possible effect. glycomet helps in minimizing the risk of diabetes-associated complications such as blindness, kidney damage, stroke and heart attack.
Uses of Glycomet 850 MG Tablet
What is glycomet prescribed for?
- Type II Diabetes Mellitus
This Glycomet 850 mg medicine is used along with an appropriate diet and exercise regimen to reduce blood glucose levels in patients with type 2 diabetes.
- Nausea and vomiting
- Abdominal pain
- Lactic Acidosis
- Chest discomfort
- Runny Nose
- Belching and Heartburn
- Swollen joints
- Observed in a small fraction of population.
glycomet 850mg is not an exhaustive list of side effects. You have to tell your doctor if you experience any adverse reaction to the medication.
When not to use?
Contraindications of Glycomet 850 MG Tablet
- Severe kidney impairment
glycomet 850mg medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a severe impairment of kidney function due to the increased risk of serious adverse effects.
This glycomet 850 mg uses medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known allergy to metformin or any other biguanides.
- Metabolic Acidosis
Glycomet medicine is not recommended for use in patients with metabolic acidosis since glycomet may worsen the patient’s condition.
- Missed Dose
Take the missed dose of glycomet 850mg as soon as you remember. Skip the missed dose if glycomet 850mg is almost time for your next scheduled dose. Do not take extra medicine to make up for the missed dose of that medication.
Discuss With your doctor immediately if an overdose is suspected. Some over dosages of this medication could lead to Lactic Acidosis which requires immediate medical intervention.
Warnings for special population
– glycomet 850mg medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking glycomet medicine. Your doctor may recommanded a safer alternative based on your clinical condition.
– This glycomet 850 mg in pregnancy medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking glycomet 850 medicine. Your doctor may suggest you to discontinue breastfeeding or to discontinue the drug based on your clinical condition.
Take glycomet 850 mg tab exactly as prescribed by the doctor. Your dose of any of the medication is likely to change over time based on therapeutic response and clinical condition. Regular monitoring of blood sugar levels is recommended during treatment with glycomet 850mg medicine.