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Ondero Met 2.5mg/500mg

By LUPIN
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
225.50*
MRP 275.00
15% OFF
3% EXTRA
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molecules
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Metformin(500.0 Mg) + Linagliptin(2.5 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTI-DIABETIC

Medical Description

Ondero Met tablet is an anti-diabetic medicine. It is used for the management of type 2 diabetes mellitus. Ondero Met tablet is a combination medicine containing linagliptin and metformin as its activ...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
    Other Products
    Quick Summary
uses

Uses of Ondero Met 2.5mg/500mg

To control high blood sugar in patients who have type 2 diabetes mellitus, along with a healthy diet and regular exercise.
contraindications

Contraindications of Ondero Met 2.5mg/500mg

If you are allergic to linagliptin and metformin or any other ingredient of this medicine. It should not be used by a patient with type 1 diabetes mellitus. It is not suitable for a patient undergoi...
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sideEffects

Side effects of Ondero Met 2.5mg/500mg

  • Low blood sugar level
  • Allergic reaction
  • Rashes
  • Diarrhoea
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Altered taste
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Ondero Met 2.5mg/500mg

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Ondero Met tablet during pregnancy?
A:
There is little information about its safety during pregnancy. Consult a doctor if you are pregnant or may be pregnant or are planning to have a baby before starting the medicine.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Ondero Met tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
You should avoid taking this medicine while breastfeeding as the components of this medicine are known to pass into the breastmilk. Consult the doctor before using medication during breastfeeding.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Ondero Met tablet?
A:
  • Ondero Met tablet usually does not affect your driving ability. However, in case you experience the symptoms of low blood glucose levels like dizziness, drowsiness, vision disturbances or sweating, st...
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  • Always keep sugar, juice or a bar of chocolate in the car while driving. Avoid consuming sugar-free at such episodes.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Ondero Met tablet?
A:
Avoid excessive consumption of alcohol while taking Ondero Met tablet. Alcohol lowers blood sugar which can be dangerous and also increases the risk of a serious condition called lactic acidosis.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have any pre-existing medical condition such as liver or kidney-related problem, pancreas disorder, Type 1 diabetes, etc.
  • You are already taking any other anti-diabetic medications.
  • You suffer from heart problems like irregular heartbeat, heart failure.
  • You develop symptoms of lactic acidosis like vomiting, stomach pain, muscle cramps, fatigue, difficulty breathing.
  • You notice symptoms like dehydration, vomiting, diarrhoea, fever.
  • It is not recommended for patients below 18 years of age and caution is advised while giving it to the elderly, above 80 years.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Ondero Met 2.5mg/500mg

How Does It Work?

  • Ondero Met tablet works by the combined action of both the active ingredients. Metformin works by lowering down the production of glucose in the liver, delaying glucose absorption in the intestine and...
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  • Linagliptin works by increasing the production of insulin from the pancreas and lowering down the hormones that raise the blood sugar levels. Thus, reducing both post-meal and fasting blood sugar leve...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Ondero Met 2.5mg/500mg

  • It must be taken as directed by the doctor, swallow it as a whole with a glass of water.
  • It must be taken with or after having a meal. It would be best if you take it at the same time every day for optimal results.
interactions

Interactions of Ondero Met 2.5mg/500mg

Interactions with other medicines

  • Ondero Met tablet may interact with other medications and provide an altered response to the treatment. Please inform your doctor if you are undergoing other treatments, over-the-counter medications (...
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  • Simultaneous use of any other anti-diabetic medications such as insulin and Ondero Met tablet may alter its potency. It may require dose adjustment also.
  • Other medicines that should be used with caution are water pills, corticosteroids, thyroxine and medicines which affect the brain functions, anti-tuberculosis medicines, anti-HIV medicines, hypertensi...
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storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Ondero Met 2.5mg/500mg

  • Store in a cool and dry place, below 30°C.
  • Keep it away from children and pets in the original package.
  • Avoid using expired or damaged medicines.
dosage

Dosage of Ondero Met 2.5mg/500mg

Overdose

Symptoms of overdose may lead to lactic acidosis (symptoms include stomach discomfort, decreased appetite, diarrhoea, fast or shallow breathing, weakness, etc.). If you think you have taken too much o...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking a dose of the Ondero Met tablet, take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with the regular dose schedule. Avoid taki...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What kind of diet I should follow along with diabetic medications?

  • Diet should Include fibrous and low fat with adequate protein, vitamins, minerals and carbohydrates.
  • You can include whole grains, nuts, fresh fruits, green vegetables and healthy oils.
  • Drink plenty of water (approx. 8-10 glasses of water).
  • Maintain the meal timings and try to have 2-3 healthy snacks between meals.
  • Avoid packaged and fried food, limit alcohol intake and try to consume your last meal early.

Q: What are other lifestyle modifications I must follow to manage diabetes?

  • Plan the diet, consume a balanced diet.
  • Try to reduce weight if you are overweight or obese.
  • Exercise regularly and try to stay active throughout the day.
  • Monitor your blood glucose regularly and visit the doctor.
  • Take the medicines on time and for the prescribed duration.

Q: What if my daily schedule interferes with taking Ondero Met tablet?

A: Try to take your medicine at the same time every day. Try connecting your medicine with something you do every day, such as brushing your teeth at night or having your dinner. This may help you remember to take it. Keep a daily calendar or set an alarm clock to go at the time you need to take your medicine.

Q: What are the signs and symptoms of hypoglycemia?

A: Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level) symptoms may include headache, dizziness, blurred vision, feeling shaky, hungry, thirsty and sweaty. You may also feel irritated, have trouble concentrating, confused or disoriented.

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Quick Summary

Offer Price₹225.50
You Save₹49.50 (18% on MRP)
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ContainsMetformin(500.0 Mg),Linagliptin(2.5 Mg)
UsesType 2 diabetes
Side effectsLow blood sugar level, allergic reaction, altered taste, nausea
Last Updated on: 19 Nov 2021 | 08:53 PM (IST)
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