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Istavel 50mg Strip Of 7 Tablets
Istavel 50mg Strip Of 7 Tablets
Istavel 50mg Strip Of 7 Tablets
Istavel 50mg Strip Of 7 Tablets
Istavel 50mg Strip Of 7 Tablets

Istavel 50mg Strip Of 7 Tablets

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7 Tablet(s) in Strip
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MRP 59.50
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Istavel 50 MG Description

Istavel Tablet is an anti-diabetic medication. It contains sitagliptin as the active ingredient. It is used to lower the blood sugar levels in people suffering from type 2 diabetes. You may be given

his medicine alone or in combination with some other medicines for diabetes, depending upon your body's requirement. Take this medicine in the exact dose and duration as prescribed by your doctor. Do not miss any dose or take more than the dose recommended by the doctor. This medicine is not recommended for use in patients below 18 years of age. Before starting the treatment with Istavel Tablet, inform the doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy, or breastfeeding and about your detailed medical history.

Product Summary

Offer Price₹50.58
You Save₹8.92 (15% on MRP)
ContainsSitagliptin(50.0 Mg)
UsesType 2 diabetes mellitus
Side effectsNausea, headache, muscle pain, rashes
TherapyANTI-DIABETIC
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Uses of Istavel 50 MG

Istavel Tablet is used in adult patients to treat type 2 diabetes mellitus.

Contraindications of Istavel 50 MG

If you are allergic to sitagliptin or any other ingredient of Istavel Tablet.

Side effects of Istavel 50 MG

  • Nausea
  • Headache
  • Muscle pain
  • Rashes

Precautions and Warnings of Istavel 50 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Istavel Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Limited information is available regarding the safe use of Istavel Tablet during pregnancy. Do not take this medicine if you are pregnant.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Istavel Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Do not give Istavel Tablet to a nursing mother as there is insufficient information on the presence of this medicine in breastmilk.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Istavel Tablet?
A:
Istavel Tablet has negligible effects on driving ability. You may drive if you feel comfortable.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Istavel Tablet?
A:
You should avoid alcohol consumption when taking this medicine as alcohol can alter your blood glucose levels.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You experience abdominal pain for a long time.
  • You suffer from serious kidney disease.
  • You have a disease-causing blisters on the skin (pemphigus).
  • You have or had gallbladder stones.
  • You have high levels of fat (triglycerides).
  • You have a serious complication of diabetes (diabetic ketoacidosis).
  • You have type 1 diabetes (childhood-onset diabetes), this medicine should not be taken in such cases.

Mode of Action of Istavel 50 MG

How Does It Work?

Istavel Tablet helps in lowering blood sugar levels by increasing the levels of insulin in your body. It also lowers the amount of sugar released in blood by acting on certain hormones.

Directions for Use of Istavel 50 MG

  • Take Istavel Tablet as a whole with a sufficient amount of water, with or without food.
  • You should take this medicine regularly at the same time without fail as directed by your doctor.
  • You should not consume it more than the prescribed medicine.
  • Do not discontinue the medicine on your own.

Interactions of Istavel 50 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Istavel Tablet works, or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements, or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.

Storage and disposal of Istavel 50 MG

  • Store Istavel Tablet below 25°C in a cool and dry place.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Istavel 50 MG

Overdose

If you have taken too much of Istavel Tablet, then contact your doctor or reach out to the nearest hospital immediately.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking any dose of Istavel Tablet then take it as soon as you remember. If it's already time for the next dose then skip the missed dose and follow the regular dosing schedule.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What measures should I take to control my diabetes?

A: You should check your blood sugar levels regularly and consult your doctor. Take the medicines prescribed to you timely. Follow a low-fat, low-carbohydrate diet plan. Add more dietary fibers. Exercise and brisk walk should be added to your routine.

Q: How should I take Istavel Tablet?

  • Take Istavel Tablet as a whole with a sufficient amount of water, with or without food.
  • You should take this medicine regularly at the same time without fail as directed by your doctor.
  • You should not consume more than the prescribed medicine.
  • Do not discontinue the medicine on your own.

Q: Can I take Istavel Tablet during pregnancy?

A: You should not take this medicine on your own. Take this medicine only if prescribed by your doctor after assessing the benefits and risks as there is very little information available on the safety of this medicine in pregnant women.

Q: What is Istavel used for?

A: Istavel Tablet is used in adult patients to treat type 2 diabetes mellitus.

Q: Is Istavel and metformin the same?

A: No, Istavel Tablet and metformin are not the same. Both Istavel Tablet and metformin are used to treat type 2 diabetes mellitus. However, Istavel Tablet contains sitagliptin as the active substance which belongs to a different class of medicine than metformin.
Product Details
Brand
ISTAVEL
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
29/04/2024
Last Updated on: 29 Jul 2022 | 05:34 PM (IST)

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