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Ovalife Met Tablet

Manufacturer: Macleods Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
Medicine composition: Myo Inositol, Metformin, Methylcobalamin
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required

This medication helps to maintain balanced blood sugar levels in the body. It is used to treat Type 2 diabetes, heart disorders and polycystic ovary syndrome. The drug works by decreasing the amount of glucose produced by the liver.

Take the dosage as per the recommendation of the doctor. You should follow the course of this treatment until it is completed. Avoid taking this medication if you suffer from conditions like liver disease, kidney disorders, heart disease, allergies and diabetic ketoacidosis.

The medicine is useful against the following conditions:

  • Impaired Kidney Function

  • Allergy

  • Metabolic Acidosis

Possible side effects of this tablet are as follows:

  • How long is the duration of effect?

    The effect lasts for an average duration of 4 to 8 hours.
  • What is the onset of action?

    The peak effect of this medicine can be observed after 1-3 hours of administration.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    It is recommended to consult your doctor before consuming this medication.
  • Is it habit forming?

    No habit forming tendencies were reported.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women. It is advised to consult your doctor.
  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    Take the missed dose as soon as you remember.
  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    Contact a doctor immediately if an overdose is suspected.

The medicine decreases glucose production in the liver, decreases intestinal absorption of glucose, and improves insulin sensitivity by increasing bodies glucose uptake and utilization.

Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.

  • Interaction with Alcohol

    Ethanol

    Avoid using alcohol while taking this medicine. Symptoms such as prolonged weakness and muscle pain, lack of sleep, breathing difficulties after alcohol intake should be reported to the doctor immediately.
  • Interaction with Lab Test

    Lab

    Information not available.
  • Interaction with Food

    Food

    Information not available.
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PhD (Pharmacology) Pursuing, M.Pharma (Pharmacology), B.Pharma - Certificate in Nutrition and Child Care
Pharmacology
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MBBS, Master in Healthcare Administration, Diploma in Occupational Health
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About Ovalife Met Tablet
What are the uses of Ovalife Met Tablet
What are the contraindications of Ovalife Met Tablet ?
What are the side effects of Ovalife Met Tablet ?
Key highlights of Ovalife Met Tablet
What are the dosage instructions?
How does this medication work?
What are the interactions of Ovalife Met Tablet ?