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.
Please consult a doctor especially before taking Januvia FC tab 50mg. If you have any of the following conditions & contraindications:-
Allergy to Januvia FC tab 50mg or any of its components
Type 1 diabetes
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.
Januvia FC tab 50mg Drug Interactions
Drug to drug interaction reaction of Januvia FC tab 50mg 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.
This is an incomprehensive list of drug-to-drug interactions and conditions that might interfere with Januvia FC tab 50mg 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 Januvia 50mg Tablet. 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.
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)
No academic reports explaining the use of Januvia 50mg Tablet during human lactation are available at the moment. Hence it is recommended to not use during breastfeeding.
Driving Warning (Safe)
Januvia 50mg Tablet usually does not affect the ability to drive. Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Kidney Warning(Use With Care)
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 information)
No dose adjustments needed in mild to moderate liver impairment whereas there are no studies on Januvia 50mg Tablet use in severe liver impairment. However, Januvia 50mg Tablet is primarily eliminated in the kidneys, so it is effects on severe liver impairment are expected to be safe.
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 Januvia FC tab 50mg uses, there could be certain side-effects associated with the usage of the medication. Please refer to the list below:-
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.
1. What should I do when I missed a dose of Januvia FC tab 50mg?
If you have missed a dose by chance, try to consume it as soon as possible when you notice. If the time to your next dosage is close, simply skip the medicine. In such cases, try to not double the dosage.
2. I think I have accidentally overdosed from the prescribed quantity of Januvia FC tab 50mg. Do I need to see a doctor?
If you feel that you might have used more than the prescribed quantity of Januvia FC tab 50mg, please talk to a physician immediately as overdosage more than the prescribed quantity might lead to undesirable side-effects.
3. Am I allowed to drink alcohol after taking Januvia FC tab 50mg?
Consumption of alcohol is not recommended with Januvia FC tab 50mg. The resulting interaction between this medication with alcohol may raise the risk of side effects occurrence. In any case, do not consume more than 90 mL a day.
4. Will the consumption of Januvia FC tab 50mg affect the child that I am bearing?
The use of Januvia FC tab 50mg is not recommended in pregnancy. You’re advised to consult an obstetrician for detailed information before start consuming this drug. Pregnant women can weigh the pros and cons of the drug with the help of a doctor before it is used.
5. I am currently nursing my baby. Is it safe to use Januvia FC tab 50mg during breastfeeding or lactation?
Januvia FC tab 50mg should not be used during breastfeeding or lactation. You’re advised to consult an obstetrician for detailed information before start consuming this drug. Lactating mother can weigh the pros and cons of the drug with the help of a doctor before it is used.
6. Am I able to drive when I consume Januvia FC tab 50mg?
Not recommended. Januvia FC tab 50mg might make you feel drowsy and calm. It can also impair thinking temporarily. Moreover, it can also cause blurred vision. It is considered unsafe to drive when you feel such symptoms.
7. What should I do if I mistakenly took an expired dose of Januvia FC tab 50mg?
Consuming an expired dose of Januvia FC tab 50mg by accident might not be harmful but do consult your physician for advice just to be safe in this matter.
8. Can you explain on the safety of the usage of Januvia FC tab 50mg?
Januvia FC tab 50mg is safe to use if taken in the prescribed dosage as suggested by the physician.
9. Do I have to gradually reduce the dosage of Januvia FC tab 50mg or can it be stopped abruptly?
There are some drugs that cannot be stopped immediately as it can have some withdrawal symptoms. Consult with your doctor regarding the usage of the medication as well as withdrawal symptoms, if any.
10. In a day, how many times should I take Januvia FC tab 50mg?
The dosage and frequency of Januvia FC tab 50mg is based on your condition. Use the drug as instructed by your doctor. You can also follow the instruction that has been printed on the product insert.
Information last updated on: : Wed Jan 27 2021 08:10:03 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time) 4.9
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