Sugamet MC 1000 Tablet

Medically reviewed by Dr. Naresh Dang | Written By Sonu Kumar Rao

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 11:04 am

Sugamet MC 1000 Tablet

Uses of Sugamet MC 1000 Tablet

Sugamet MC 1000 Tablet is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

High Blood Sugar, Prevents Kidney Damage, Blindness, Nerve Problems, Loss of Limbs, Sexual Function Problems

Side effects of Sugamet MC 1000 Tablet

The most common side effects of Sugamet MC 1000 Tablet are – Diarrhea, Nausea, Tiredness, Weakness, Unusual Muscle Pain, Trouble Breathing, Unusual Sleepiness, Stomach Pain, Heartburn, Gas, Stomach Pains, Vomiting, Drowsiness, Dizziness, Irritability, Sweating, Hunger, Irregular Heart Rate, Headache

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Sugamet MC 1000 Tablet

Do not use Sugamet MC 1000 Tablet if you are allergic to – Metformin, Methylcobalamin

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Sugamet MC 1000 Tablet.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Sugamet MC 1000 Tablet works

Sugamet MC 1000 Tablet contains – Metformin, Methylcobalamin

Metformin decreases hepatic glucose production, decreases intestinal absorption of glucose and improves insulin sensitivity by increasing peripheral glucose uptake and utilization.

Methylcobalamin stimulates serotonin creation, a neurotransmitter responsible for mood support. It also works directly on brain cells to protect against damage from excitotoxins.

Dosage of Sugamet MC 1000 Tablet

The dosage of Sugamet MC 1000 Tablet depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Sugamet MC 1000 Tablet

If you forget to take a dose of Sugamet MC 1000 Tablet, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

Precautions & Warnings

Alcohol

Information will be added soon.

Pregnancy

Information will be added soon.

Breastfeeding

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Driving

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Kidney

Information will be added soon.

Liver

Information will be added soon.

Interaction

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About Reviewer

Dr. Naresh Dang is an MD in Internal Medicine. He has special interest in the field of Diabetes, and has over two decades of professional experience in his chosen field of specialty. Dr. Dang is an expert in the managememnt of Diabetes, Hypertension and Lipids. He also provides consultation for Life Style Management.

About Author

Sonu Kumar is a registered pharmacist with Bihar State Pharmacy Council with over 6 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

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