METPI 15mg Tablet 14s

 85.00

Manufactured by:
Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient:
Drug Strength: 15mg
Drug Form : Tablet
Pack Size : 14s
Does this requires a prescription ?Yes

Pioglitazone:15mg + Metformin (HCl):500mg | Oral hypoglycemics

Alternate brands

  • PREFAIR 15mg Tablet 28s
     186.00
  • You will pay -101 more
  • PREFAIR 15mg Tablet 14s
     98.00
  • You will pay -13 more
  • POZEMET 15mg Tablet 14s
     98.00
  • You will pay -13 more
  • PIOZER-PLUS 15mg Tablet 14s
     98.00
  • You will pay -13 more
  • PIOTEC PLUS 15mg Tablet 14s
     98.00
  • You will pay -13 more

    Manufactured / Marketed By : PharmevoProduct Form : TabletPack Size : 14sIngredients : Pioglitazone:15mg + Metformin (HCl):500mgGeneric Category : Oral hypoglycemics

    Reviews

    There are no reviews yet.

    Be the first to review “METPI 15mg Tablet 14s”

    How it works

    METPI 15mg Tablet 14s work by helping to restore your body's proper response to the insulin you naturally produce.

    Side effects

    Major & minor side effects for METPI 15mg Tablet 14s

    • Nausea and Vomiting
    • Diarrhea
    • Abdominal pain
    • Hypoglycemia severe
    • Lactic Acidosis
    • Weakness
    • Chest discomfort
    • Headache
    • Runny Nose
    • Belching and Heartburn
    • Swelling of face, lips, eyelids, tongue, hands and feet severe
    • Weight gain

    Uses of METPI 15mg Tablet 14s

    What is it prescribed for?

    • Type II Diabetes Mellitus

      This medicine is used along with an appropriate diet and exercise regimen to reduce blood glucose levels in patients with type 2 diabetes.

    Concerns

    Frequently asked questions

    • Onset of action

      The effect of this medicine can be observed within 1 to 3 hours of administration of the dose.

    • Duration of Effect

      The amount of time for which this medicine remains active in the body is not clinically established.

    • Safe with Alchohol?

      Consumption of alcohol is not recommended during treatment with this medicine due to the increased risk of severe adverse effects.

    • Is it habit forming?

      No habit forming tendency has been reported.

    • Usage in pregnancy?

      This 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 this medicine.

    • Usage while breast-feeding?

      This 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 this medicine. Your doctor may advise you to discontinue breastfeeding or to discontinue the drug based on your clinical condition.

    When not to use?

    • Severe kidney impairment

      This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a severe impairment of kidney function due to the increased risk of serious adverse effects.

    • Allergy

      This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known allergy to pioglitazone, metformin, or any other inactive ingredients present along with these medicines.

    • Metabolic Acidosis

      This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with metabolic acidosis since it may worsen the patient's condition.

    • Heart Failure

      This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a history of heart failure since it may worsen the patient's condition.

    Warnings

    Warnings for special population
    • Pregnancy

      This 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 this medicine.

    • Breast-feeding

      This 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 this medicine. Your doctor may advise you to discontinue breastfeeding or to discontinue the drug based on your clinical condition.

    General Warnings
    • Kidney diseases

      This medicine should be used with caution in patients with a known history of kidney disease due to the increased risk of worsening of the patient's condition. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition.

    • Stress

      Use of this medicine should be discontinued in patients exposed to stressful conditions such as a fever, trauma, surgeries, or accidents since it may not be effective in controlling blood sugar levels in these conditions. Replacement with a suitable alternative should be considered under your doctor's supervision.

    • Type 1 diabetes

      This medicine is not recommended for use in patients suffering from Type I diabetes since it is not effective in treating such patients.

    • Diarrhea

      This medicine may cause diarrhea when therapy is initiated. In most cases, diarrhea subsides by itself. Contact your doctor if the problem persists for longer durations. Therapy may need to be discontinued in some cases based on the clinical condition.

    • Cardiovascular diseases

      This medicine should be used with extreme caution in patients with a known history of cardiovascular diseases due to the increased risk of worsening of the patient's condition. Report any unusual symptoms to the doctor immediately. Close monitoring of heart function, appropriate dose adjustments, or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition.

    • Liver diseases

      This medicine should be used with caution in patients with a known history of liver disease due to the increased risk of worsening of the patient's condition. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition.

    • Edema

      This medicine should be used with caution in patients with edema due to the increased risk of worsening of the patient's condition.

    • Ovulation

      This medicine should be used with caution due to the increased chances of ovulation in premenopausal anovulatory women. Adequate contraceptive measures are recommended for such patients to avoid an unplanned pregnancy.

    • Fractures

      This medicine may increase the risk of fractures in some patients. This risk is especially higher in female patients. Close monitoring of bone health is recommended during treatment with this medicine. Replacement with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition.

    • Pediatric Use

      This medicine is not recommended for use in children and adolescents.

    • Antidiabetic agents

      This medicine should be used with caution in patients taking other antidiabetic agents due to the increased risk of very low blood glucose levels. Close monitoring of blood glucose levels and appropriate dose adjustments may be required based on the clinical condition.

    Dosage

    • Missed Dose

      Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose. Do not double your dose to make up for the missed one.

    • Overdose

      Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.

    Interactions

    Interaction with Medicines
    • Amlodipine moderate
    • Estradiol moderate
    • Gatifloxacin severe
    • Ketoconazole moderate
    • Gemfibrozil severe
    • Iodinated Contrast Media severe
    • Aloe Vera moderate
    • Insulin injection severe
    Disease interactions
    • severe

      This medicine may cause lactic acidosis in some patients. This risk is especially higher in patients with kidney diseases, heart diseases, or septicemia. Close monitoring of blood glucose levels, kidney function, heart function, and liver function may be required for such patients based on the clinical condition. Report any symptoms such as fatigue, breathing difficulty, increased sleep, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, irregular heartbeat, etc. to the doctor immediately. Appropriate corrective measures and discontinuation of therapy may be required in some cases based on the clinical condition.

    • moderate

      This medicine should be used with extreme caution in patients with vitamin B12 deficiency since it may worsen the patient's condition. Appropriate vitamin B12 supplementation and dose adjustments may be required based on the clinical condition.

    • severe

      This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known history of congestive heart failure due to the increased risk of fluid retention and worsening of the heart failure.

    • moderate

      Use of this medicine is not recommended in patients having an active bladder tumor since it may worsen the patient's condition.

    • moderate

      This medicine should be used with extreme caution in patients with a known history of liver impairment due to the increased risk of adverse effects. Close monitoring of liver function, appropriate dose adjustments, or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition.

    • moderate

      This medicine is not recommended for use in patients suffering from anemia since it may worsen the patient's condition. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition.

    General Instructions

    Take this medicine as instructed by your doctor. It is advised to take this medicine with meals. Your dose is likely to change over time based on therapeutic response and clinical condition. Regular monitoring of blood sugar levels is recommended during treatment with this medicine. You should always carry a sugar candy with you to counteract unexpected lowering of blood sugar levels. Do not change the dose or duration of use without consulting your doctor. This medicine will show better results if you maintain a strict exercise and diet regimen. Consult the doctor if you experience any undesirable side effects.

    Other details

    • To be taken with food
    • To be taken as instructed by doctor
    • Does not cause sleepiness

    References

    Additional Information>

    One of the following licensed pharmacy from the nearest location will deliver METPI 15mg Tablet 14s. The details of the licensed pharmacy shall be shared once you request the drugs and the respective pharmacy accepts your request based on valid prescription and availability.

    Questions and Answers

    There are no questions yet. Be the first to ask a question about this product.

    Only registered users are eligible to enter questions

    Authentic

    Products listed on medicalstore.com.pk are 100% genuine and sourced from licensed pharmacies.

    Affordable

    We work hard to bring you unimaginable discounts without compromising on quality.

    Secure

    We uses SSL (standard security technology) to ensure data privacy of all our customers.

    We operate as a licensed pharmacy in Pakistan with License No. 2420

    Customer Service available Mon - Sat 10am - 6pm

    Medicalstore.com.pk © All rights reserved

    Made with ❤ by Dairah