Introduction of Janumet 50/500mg Tablet 7s (strip)
As a side effect of this medication, nausea may occur. This is normally just transitory and goes away on its own, but if it bothers you or lasts for a long time, please see your doctor. Diarrhea may develop as a side effect, but it should subside after your treatment is completed. If it does not stop or if you see blood in your faeces, contact your doctor.
This medicine is for oral use only. Swallow this medication as a whole with water. Do not chew, crush or break it. It is better to take this medication at a fixed time each day if it is indicated for everyday use.
As with all medications, you may experience some side effects. Not everyone experiences it. This is not a cause for concern. However, it is so that you are aware of it.
Apart from the list of Janumet 50/500mg FC tab uses, there could be certain side-effects associated with the usage of the medication. Please refer to the list below:-
loss of appetite
upper respiratory tract infection
While some these symptoms are more common, there are a few rare symptoms that could also occur. If you are feeling any other symptoms (whether it is mentioned in the above list or not), please consult with a doctor immediately. Please, consult with a doctor if you are having rashes or blurry visions. Report if you experience any other symptoms as the above list may not be exhaustive. These symptoms become more prominent as when one is undergoing a long term therapy with this medication.
Precautionary Steps of Janumet 50/500mg Tablet 7s (strip)
Please consult a doctor especially before taking Janumet 50/500mg FC tab. If you have any of the following conditions & contraindications:-
Allergy to Janumet 50/500mg FC tab or any of its components
Renal disease or dysfunction
It is not recommended for children & Neonates. Please keep it out of reach from them
Please stop using this medication if you are experiencing these symptoms and conditions.
Janumet 50/500mg FC tab Drug Interactions
Drug to drug interaction reaction of Janumet 50/500mg FC tab varies from a person to another person. It is advisable to check with your doctor about all the possible drug interactions before starting the medication.
Thiazides & other diuretics
This is an incomprehensive list of drug-to-drug interactions and conditions that might interfere with Janumet 50/500mg FC tab function. Do inform your doctor about all your current medications prior to consuming this drug.
Keep the following precautions in mind as well:-
Avoid excess exposure to sunlight
Avoid this medicine for a longer use
Alcohol might affect your liver if it is taken with this medication
Tell your doctor if you have any other diseases or if you are taking any other medication
Do not discontinue the prescribed course
Alcohol Warning (Not Advisable)
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Janumet 50/500mg Tablet 7s (strip). Alcohol intoxication can increase the risk of lactic acidosis particularly in case of fasting, malnutrition or hepatic impairment.It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Janumet 50/500mg Tablet 7s (strip). Alcohol can affect the blood sugar level therefore either hyperglycemia or hypoglycemia can occur. Furthermore, it can affect the pancreas which is the site of insulin production, which in turn worsen the diabetic control.
Pregnancy Warning (Maybe Safe)
Janumet 50/500mg Tablet 7s (strip) should be safe to use during pregnancy because either animal or human studies have not shown any adverse effects on the fetus, however, uncontrolled hyperglycemia in people with PCOS can increase the risk of congenital abnormalities and intrauterine death. Animal studies have shown the toxic effects at high doses on the foetuses. Due to the lack of human data, it is not recommended to use during pregnancy. Thus, please consult your doctor for more details.
Breastfeeding Warning (Limited Data)
Limited human studies suggest that Janumet 50/500mg Tablet 7s (strip) does not represent a significant risk to the baby when used during pregnancy. In regards to limited data, please consult your doctor to decide on discontinuation of breastfeeding or Janumet 50/500mg Tablet 7s (strip).No academic reports explaining the use of Janumet 50/500mg Tablet 7s (strip) during human lactation are available at the moment. Hence it is recommended to not use during breastfeeding.
Driving Warning (Generally Safe)
Janumet 50/500mg Tablet 7s (strip) usually does not affect the ability to drive. Do not drive unless you are feeling well.Janumet 50/500mg Tablet 7s (strip) usually does not affect the ability to drive. Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Kidney Warning (High Risk)
Janumet 50/500mg Tablet 7s (strip) is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease, especially in patients with creatinine clearance less than 60mL/min. Patients with severe kidney disease has high risk to get lactic acidosis. Dose adjustment of Janumet 50/500mg Tablet 7s (strip) and regular check up to monitor renal function may be needed. Please consult your doctor before consumption.No dose adjustment is needed for mild renal impairment patients. However, if the glomerular filtration rate is lower than 60 mL/min, dose adjustment may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver Warning (Limited Data)
Janumet 50/500mg Tablet 7s (strip) should be used with caution in patients with liver disease due to increased risk of lactic acidosis. Hence liver function test should be done before initiating Janumet 50/500mg Tablet 7s (strip). Discontinuation of Janumet 50/500mg Tablet 7s (strip) may be needed if there is deterioration of liver function. Please consult your doctor. No dose adjustments needed in mild to moderate liver impairment whereas there are no studies on Janumet 50/500mg Tablet 7s (strip) use in severe liver impairment. However, Janumet 50/500mg Tablet 7s (strip) is primarily eliminated in the kidneys, so it is effects on severe liver impairment are expected to be safe.
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