Introduction to Abvida M 50/850mg Tablet
Metformin Decreases Hepatic Glucose Production And Intestinal Absorption Of Glucose And Improves Insulin Sensitivity (Increases Peripheral Glucose Uptake And Utilization). Vildagliptin Works By Making The Pancreas Produce More Insulin And Less Glucagon, Thus Leading To A Decrease In Blood Glucose Levels. Along Treatment With Abvida M 50/850mg, Follow Regular Exercise And Diet Plan As Advised By Your Doctor To Achieve Better Results.
Before Taking Abvida M 50/850mg Inform Your Doctor If You Have Liver, Kidney, Or Heart Problems. It Should Be Used During Pregnancy Only If Advised By Your Doctor And Not Recommended For Use In Breast-feeding Women. Abvida M 50mg/850mg Is Not Suitable For Use In Children And Adolescents Under 18 Years Of Age And It Should Be Used With Caution In Elderly Patients (65 Years Of Age And Above).
Avoid Consumption Of Alcohol During Treatment With Abvida M 50/850mg As It May Increase The Risk Of Lactic Acidosis. The Most Common Side Effects Of Taking Abvida M 50mg/850mg Are Nausea, Vomiting, Stomach Pain, Headache, Low Blood Sugar And Diarrhoea. Contact Your Doctor If Any Of The Symptoms Worsen.
Uses of Abvida M 50/850mg
- Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes mellitus
How Does Abvida M 50/850mg Tablets Works
Abvida M 50/850mg Tablets is a combination of two antidiabetic medicines: Metformin and Vildagliptin. Metformin is an anti-diabetic medication (biguanide). It works by lowering glucose production in the liver, delaying glucose absorption from intestines and increasing the body’s sensitivity to insulin. Vildagliptin is a DPP-4 inhibitor which works by increasing the release of insulin from the pancreas and decreasing the hormones that raise blood sugar levels. This reduces both fasting and post meal sugar levels. Together, they provide better control of blood sugar.
Side Effects of Abvida M 50/850mg
Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them
Common Side Effects
- Hypoglycemia (low blood glucose level)
- Weight gain
Dosages of Abvida M 50mg/850mg
How to Manage Side Effects
- Contact Your Healthcare Provider
- Follow Prescribed Dosage
- Timing and Administration
- Stay Hydrated
- Monitor Blood Sugar Levels
- Avoid Alcohol and Certain Foods
- Reporting Side Effects
- Compliance with Medication
Warning & Precautions
- Pregnancy and Breastfeeding
- Liver or Kidney Issues
- Blood Sugar Monitoring
- Avoid Alcohol
- Drug Interactions
- Age Restrictions
- Driving and Machinery
- Prescription Only: “Abvida M 50/850” is likely a prescription medication. Always take it under the guidance of a qualified healthcare professional.
- Dosage: Take “Abvida M 50/850” as prescribed by your doctor. Do not exceed the recommended dosage or change the dosing schedule without medical supervision.
- Allergies: Inform your healthcare provider about any known allergies to medications or their ingredients before starting “Abvida M 50/850.”
- Pregnancy and Breastfeeding: If you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or breastfeeding, discuss the risks and benefits of “Abvida M 50/850” with your doctor.
- Liver or Kidney Issues: Inform your healthcare provider if you have a history of liver or kidney problems before taking “Abvida M 50/850” or any new medication.
Frequently Asked Questions
1. Can the use of Abvida M 50/850mg Tablet lead to hypoglycemia?
Ans. The use of Abvida M 50/850mg Tablet does not usually cause hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level) alone. But it could occur if there is insufficient supplementation of calories while taking this medicine. Symptoms of hypoglycemia include nausea, headache, irritability, hunger, sweating, dizziness, fast heart rate, and feeling anxious or shaky. The symptoms are more likely to be noticed if you miss or delay your food, drink alcohol, over-exercise, or take any other antidiabetic medicine along with it. So, regular monitoring of blood sugar levels is important. It is recommended to always carry glucose tablets, honey, or fruit juice with you.
2. Can the use of Abvida M 50/850mg Tablet cause nausea and vomiting?
Ans. Yes, the use of Abvida M 50/850mg Tablet can cause nausea and vomiting. In case of vomiting, drink plenty of water or other fluids by taking small frequent sips. Talk to your doctor if vomiting persists and you notice signs of dehydration, like dark-colored and strong-smelling urine and a low frequency of urination. Do not take any other medicine without speaking to a doctor.
3. Are there any specific contraindications associated with the use of Abvida M 50/850mg Tablet?
Ans. The use of Abvida M 50/850mg Tablet should be avoided in patients with known allergies to any of the components or excipients of this medicine. The use of this medicine is also considered to be harmful to patients with severe kidney impairment, liver impairment, congestive heart failure, lactic acidosis, or diabetic ketoacidosis.
4. What is the storage condition for the Abvida M 50/850mg Tablet?
Ans. Keep this medicine in the container or the pack it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children, and other people.