Siglimet XR 50/10001000mg+50mg
Square Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
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It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Siglimet XR 50/1000.
Siglimet XR 50/1000 is generally considered safe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effects to the developing baby; ho... View More
Siglimet XR 50/1000 is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to t... View More
Your ability to drive may be affected if your blood sugar is too low or too high. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Siglimet XR 50/1000 should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Siglimet XR 50/1000 may be needed. Please consult yo... View More
Siglimet XR 50/1000 is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Siglimet XR 50/1000 ... View More
Siglimet XR 50/1000 is a combination of two medicines that control high blood sugar levels in people with type 2 diabetes mellitus. This helps prevent s... View More
Uses of Siglimet XR 50/1000
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus
Side effects of Siglimet XR 50/1000
- Upset stomach
- Nasal congestion (stuffy nose)
- Sore throat
- Respiratory tract infection
- Hypoglycaemia (low blood sugar level) in combination with insulin or sulphonylurea
How to use Siglimet XR 50/1000
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. Siglimet XR 50/1000 is to ... View More
How Siglimet XR 50/1000 works
Siglimet XR 50/1000 is a combination of two antidiabetic medicines: Sitagliptin and Metformin. They help your pancreas produce more insulin, facilitate ... View More
- Take it with food to lower your chance of having an upset stomach.
- Chances of weight gain and low blood sugar are lesser as compared to other diabetes medicines.
- Inform your doctor about your diabetes treatment if you are due to have surgery under a general anaesthetic.
- Tell your doctor immediately if you experience any deep or rapid breathing, persistent nausea, vomiting, and stomach pain as Janumet XR CP Tablet may ca... View More
Type 2 DM
Should be taken with food.
Oral Type 2 DM The recommended starting dose in patients not currently treated with Metformin Initially 50 mg/500 mg bd. The starting dose in pat... View More
<18 years: Safety and efficacy not established
Renal impairment Obtain eGFR before starting metformin eGFR <30 mL/min/1.73 m²: Contraindicated eGFR 30-45 mL/min/1.73 m²: Not recommended to initiat... View More
Renal dysfunction, e.g., serum creatinine >1.5 mg/dL [males], >1.4 mg/dL [females] or abnormal creatinine clearance. Metabolic acidosis, including dia... View More
Mode of Action
Sitagliptin: Dipeptidyl peptidase 4 (DPP-4) inhibitor, thereby increasing and prolonging incretin hormone activity which are inactivated by DPP-4 enzyme... View More
Not for use in type 1 DM or treatment of ketoacidosis. Discontinue use if pancreatitis is suspected. Renal & hepatic impairment. Sulfonylurea- or insuli... View More
1-10% Abdominal pain (2.2%),Diarrhea (2.4%),Hypoglycemia (2.1%),Nausea (1.3%),Vomiting (1.1%) Frequency Not Defined Exfoliative disorder of skin of... View More
Additive effect w/ sulfonylureas. Thiazide diuretics, corticosteroids, phenothiazines, OC, sympathomimetics, niacin, Ca channel blockers and isoniazid m... View More
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