medicine

Metride Plus 2mg Tablet

By UNICHEM LABORATORIES LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
136.25*
MRP 160.30
15% OFF
Inclusive of all taxes
7 days return policyRead More
All the Products are packed and stored Safely

Metride Plus 2mg Tablet Description

Metride Plus 2mg Tablet contains pioglitazone, metformin, and glimepiride as the active components. This tablet is used to treat type-2 diabetes, a type of diabetes that occurs when the body does not ...
Read more

Product Summary

Offer Price₹136.25
You Save₹24.05 (15% on MRP)
Best OfferUse Code: GRAND18 & get flat 18% OFF + up to Rs.1000 surprise cashback
ContainsMetformin(500.0 Mg),Pioglitazone(15.0 Mg),Glimepiride(2.0 Mg)
UsesType 2 diabetes mellitus
Side effectsHeadache, joint pain, taste changes, stomach pain, diarrhoea
ClassificationANTI-DIABETIC
Check more medicines with composition as Metformin(500.0 Mg) + Pioglitazone(15.0 Mg) + Glimepiride(2.0 Mg)

Uses of Metride Plus 2mg Tablet

  • Type 2 diabetes mellitus

Contraindications of Metride Plus 2mg Tablet

  • Allergic to metformin, pioglitazone or glimepiride
  • Heart, kidney, or liver disorder
  • Uncontrolled diabetes
  • Bladder cancer
  • Blood in urine
  • Alcoholism
  • Metabolic acidosis

Side effects of Metride Plus 2mg Tablet

  • Headache
  • Joint pain
  • Taste changes
  • Stomach pain
  • Diarrhoea
  • Vomiting

Precautions and Warnings of Metride Plus 2mg Tablet

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Metride Plus 2mg Tablets during pregnancy?
A:
Metride Plus 2mg Tablets are not recommended for pregnant women.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Metride Plus 2mg Tablets while breastfeeding?
A:
Metride Plus 2mg Tablets are not recommended during breastfeeding.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Metride Plus 2mg Tablets?
A:
Metride Plus 2mg Tablets are not known to cause any side effects that impair the ability to drive. However, if your experience visual disturbances after taking this tablet, do not drive.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Metride Plus 2mg Tablets?
A:
Consumption of alcohol with Metride Plus 2mg Tablets is not recommended because it can cause low blood sugar levels.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are allergic to any ingredients of Metride Plus 2mg Tablets
  • You are consuming other medicines or supplements
  • You have kidney problem
  • You have or had bladder cancer
  • You have blood in your urine
  • You have diabetic eye disease
  • You have polycystic ovarian syndrome
  • You are recovering from an infection, stress, injury, or surgery
  • You drink alcohol
  • You have infection
  • You are severely dehydrated
  • You are going to have an X-ray
  • You have heart problems
  • You have liver problems
  • You have uncontrolled diabetes or type 1 diabetes

Mode of Action of Metride Plus 2mg Tablet

How Does It Work?

Metride Plus 2mg Tablet contains pioglitazone, metformin, and glimepiride as the active components. Pioglitazone increases the response of the body to insulin. Glimepiride stimulates the release of in...
Read more

Directions for Use of Metride Plus 2mg Tablet

  • The dose and duration of the medicine must be followed strictly as directed by the doctor
  • Consume the tablets with water
  • Do not crush, chew, or break the tablets

Interactions of Metride Plus 2mg Tablet

Interactions with other medicines

  • Concomitant use of alcohol, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agents, angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors, angiotensin II receptor antagonists, or diuretics can increase the risk of lactic ac...
    Read more
  • Concomitant use of gemfibrozil increases the blood levels of pioglitazone
  • Concomitant use of rifampicin decreases the blood levels of pioglitazone
  • Concomitant use of ACE inhibitors can decrease blood glucose levels
  • Concomitant use of fluconazole increases blood levels of glimepiride
  • Concomitant use of clonidine, reserpine, beta-blockers, alcohol, or H2 blockers can increase or decrease the action of glimepiride
  • Concomitant use of coumarin can increase or decrease the action of coumarin
  • Concomitant use of colesevelam decreases absorption of glimepiride from the digestive tract
  • Concomitant use of phenylbutazone, azapropazone and oxyphenbutazone, insulin and oral antidiabetic products, such as metformin, salicylates and p-amino-salicylic acid, anabolic steroids, male sex horm...
    Read more
  • Concomitant use of oestrogens and progestogens, saluretics, thiazide diuretics, chlorpromazine, adrenaline and sympathomimetics, thyroid stimulating agents, glucocorticoids, phenothiazine derivatives,...
    Read more

Storage and disposal of Metride Plus 2mg Tablet

  • Store the product in its original package
  • Keep the medicine away from reach from children and pets
  • Do not use the medicine after expiry date
  • Do not throw medicines in wastewater or household waste

Dosage of Metride Plus 2mg Tablet

Overdose

Overdose can cause nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, restlessness, tremor, visual disturbances, co-ordination problems, sleepiness, convulsions, low blood sugar levels, and coma. Contact your doctor or ...
Read more

Missed a Dose

If you miss a dose, please take it as soon as you realize. However, skip the missed dose and take the current dose if it is closer to the next dose. Do not take the two doses together.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
REVIEWED BY

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

^

Q: Is it safe for the elderly to take Metride Plus 2mg Tablets?

A: Elderly patients taking Metride Plus 2mg Tablets have to be monitored very closely. Do not take this medicine without a doctor's prescription. Generally, doctors this medicine to the elderly in the lowest possible doses.

Q: Will Metride Plus 2mg Tablet cause weight gain?

A: You may put on weight while taking Metride Plus 2mg Tablets due to fat accumulation. Your doctor may ask you to monitor your weight, exercise regularly and eat a healthy diet.

Q: How long should I consume Metride Plus 2mg Tablets?

A: You should continue taking Metride Plus 2mg Tablets for the duration recommended by your doctor.
Product Details
Brand
METRIDE PLUS
Last Updated on: 09 Jun 2022 | 03:24 PM (IST)

Health Articles

Disclaimer
The information provided herein is supplied to the best of our abilities to make it accurate and reliable as it is published after a review by a team of professionals. This information is solely intended to provide a general overview on the product and must be used for informational purposes only. You should not use the information provided herein to diagnose, prevent, or cure a health problem. Nothing contained on this page is intended to create a doctor-patient relationship, replace or be a substitute for a registered medical practitioner's medical treatment/advice or consultation. The absence of any information or warning to any medicine shall not be considered and assumed as an implied assurance. We highly recommend that you consult your registered medical practitioner for all queries or doubts related to your medical condition. You hereby agree that you shall not make any health or medical-related decision based in whole or in part on anything contained in the Site. Please click here for detailed T&C.