Acmeglim M2 is a combination of Glimepiride and Metformin which belongs to a group of medicines called Antidiabetic agents. It is used to treat type II diabetes mellitus when diet, exercise and treatment with other single agents did not result in adequate response. Type II diabetes mellitus is a chronic medical condition in which the body cannot properly utilize the circulating sugars (glucose) from the blood to make energy.
As a result, the patient experience sudden unintentional weight loss, extreme tiredness, increased urination, thirst or hunger and slow healing ulcers. If left untreated, it can cause permanent damage to the nerves in the body and may to lead to other life-threatening complications.
Glimepiride is a sulfonylurea which acts by making the pancreas secrete more insulin to digest the circulating glucose and metformin is biguanide which acts by blocking the production of glucose by the liver. Acmeglim M2 decrease blood glucose levels and makes the body respond better to insulin.
While taking Acmeglim M2, patients must continue to take carbohydrate-regularized diet as instructed by their doctor to obtain better results. Before taking Acmeglim M2 inform your doctor if you have type 1 diabetes mellitus, severe liver or kidney diseases, or heart problems. Acmeglim M2 is not recommended for use in pregnant and breastfeeding women. The common side effects of Acmeglim M2 are nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, stomach pain and changes in taste.
Uses of Acmeglim M2
Treat type II diabetesmellitus when diet, exercise and other single agents does not provide adequate response
How Does Acmeglim M2 Works
Acmeglim M2 effectively reduces elevated blood glucose levels, where glimepiride acts by making the pancreas secrete more insulin to digest the circulating glucose and metformin acts by blocking the production of glucose by the liver. They collectively decrease the elevated blood glucose levels and makes the body respond better to insulin.
Side Effects of Acmeglim M2
Common Side Effects
Diarrhea, stomach pain, loss of appetite
Changes in taste
Serious Side Effects
Severe allergic reactions
Severe skin reactions, such as Stevens-Johnson syndrome or toxic epidermal necrolysis
Liver problems or hepatitis
Changes in heart rhythm
Rare Side Effects
Severe skin reactions
Severe blood disorders
Severe gastrointestinal effects
Dosage of Acmeglim M2
Dosages of medications can vary depending on the specific formulation, the combination of drugs, the patient’s medical condition, age, weight, and other factors. Dosage information for “Acmeglim M2” should be obtained from official drug references, the prescribing information provided by the pharmaceutical company, or a qualified healthcare professional.
If you have been prescribed “Acmeglim M2,” it’s essential to follow the dosage instructions provided by your healthcare provider carefully. Adhering to the prescribed dosage and schedule is crucial for the medication’s effectiveness and to avoid potential side effects or complications.
1. Can I consume alcohol while taking Acmeglim M2?
Ans. No. Do not consume alcohol while taking Acmeglim M2 as it can increase your blood sugar levels further.
2. Can Acmeglim M2 cause vitamin B12 deficiency?
Ans. Yes. The use of Acmeglim M2 can cause alternation in blood count. It can cause decrease in number of red blood cells making your skin look pallor and can make you feel tired and weak. Consult your doctor if you experience any of these symptoms.
3. What are the precautions do I need to follow while taking Acmeglim M2 ?
Ans. Before taking Acmeglim M2 inform your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding or if you have type I diabetes or any other conditions affecting your liver, kidney, or heart function. Inform your doctor if you have any signs of infections. Make sure to drink plenty of fluids to avoid dehydration and urinary infections. While taking Acmeglim M2, always carry a sugary snack or meal with you, so that it can help you to cope up sudden episodes of dizziness or fainting caused due to low blood sugar levels. Regularly monitor your blood glucose levels and kidney functions as instructed by your doctor without fail.
4. Can I stop taking Acmeglim M2 once my symptoms are relieved?
Ans. No, do not stop taking Acmeglim M2 without consulting your doctor. Continue to take Acmeglim M2 as instructed by your doctor to obtain better results.