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Ppg 0.3mg Strip Of 30 Tablets
Ppg 0.3mg Strip Of 30 Tablets

Ppg 0.3mg Strip Of 30 Tablets

By ABBOTT HEALTHCARE PVT LTD
30 Tablet(s) in Strip
280.65*
MRP 330.18
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Ppg 0.3 MG Description

PPG 0.3 tablet is an antidiabetic medicine. It is used to manage blood sugar levels following a meal (postprandial blood glucose) in patients with type 2 diabetes along with diet and lifestyle modifi

ations. PPG 0.3 tablet contains voglibose as the active ingredient. It works by reducing the rate of digestion and absorption of carbohydrates. Take this medicine in the exact dose and duration as prescribed. Do not stop taking this medicine on your own. Do not take more than the prescribed dose. Before using PPG 0.3 tablet, inform the doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or breastfeeding and about your detailed medical history.

Product Summary

Offer Price₹280.65
You Save₹49.53 (15% on MRP)
ContainsVoglibose(0.3 Mg)
UsesType 2 diabetes mellitus
Side effectsStomach pain, diarrhoea, nausea, vomiting
TherapyANTI-DIABETIC
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Uses of Ppg 0.3 MG

PPG 0.3 tablet is used for the management of post-meal blood sugar levels (postprandial hyperglycemia) in patients with type 2 diabetes along with diet and exercise.

Contraindications of Ppg 0.3 MG

  • If you are allergic to voglibose or any of the ingredients of PPG 0.3 tablet.
  • If you have diabetic complications (diabetic ketoacidosis, diabetic coma, or pre-coma).
  • If you have a blockage in any part of your digestive system.
  • If you have a severe infection.
  • If you recently had severe trauma or injury.

Side effects of Ppg 0.3 MG

  • Diarrhoea
  • Abdominal pain
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Constipation

Precautions and Warnings of Ppg 0.3 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take PPG 0.3 tablet during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information available on the effect of PPG 0.3 tablet on pregnancy. This medicine should only be used in pregnant women if recommended by the doctor after assessing the need and the risk.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take PPG 0.3 tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
PPG 0.3 tablet may pass into human breast milk in small amounts. Breastfeeding should be discontinued if this medicine is prescribed.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed PPG 0.3 tablet?
A:
  • No information is available on the effects of PPG 0.3 tablet on driving. However, if you experience dizziness, drowsiness, visual disturbances, and sweating after taking this medicine, it is recommend...
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  • Do not consume sugar-free items when you experience such episodes. Keep sugar, juice, or a bar of chocolate in your car with you while driving.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with PPG 0.3 tablet?
A:
There is limited information on the interaction of alcohol with PPG 0.3 tablet. Ask your doctor for advice on the use of alcohol with this medicine.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are taking other antidiabetic medicines like insulin, glimepiride, etc.
  • You experience headaches, sweating, tremors, hunger pangs, confusion, etc after taking this medicine.
  • You have kidney or liver disorders.
  • You have been stressed, going through a distressing event, injury, or infection.

Mode of Action of Ppg 0.3 MG

How Does It Work?

PPG 0.3 tablet works by reducing the rate of digestion of complex carbohydrates. Less glucose is absorbed because the carbohydrates are not broken down into sugar molecules. This thereby prevents a sp...
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Directions for Use of Ppg 0.3 MG

  • PPG 0.3 tablet should be taken as directed by your doctor.
  • Swallow it whole with a glass of water.
  • Do not cut, break, or chew the medicine.
  • It would be best if you took it at a fixed time for optimal results.
  • Do not take more than the dose prescribed by your doctor.

Interactions of Ppg 0.3 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way PPG 0.3 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.
  • Also, you should inform your doctor if you have a planned surgery or vaccination scheduled.
  • Especially if you are taking other antidiabetic medicines or blood thinners like warfarin. You may experience a drop in blood sugar levels when used in combination with other antidiabetic medicines su...
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Storage and disposal of Ppg 0.3 MG

  • Store PPG 0.3 tablet in a cool and dry place, protected from direct sunlight, moisture and heat.
  • Keep it away from children and pets.

Dosage of Ppg 0.3 MG

Overdose

Symptoms of an overdose of PPG 0.3 tablet include stomach discomfort, diarrhoea, or an increase in flatulence (gas). If you think you have taken too much of this medicine, contact your doctor immediat...
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Missed a Dose

  • You should never miss your dose of anti-diabetic medicines as it may lead to fluctuations in your blood sugar levels.
  • If you missed any dose of PPG 0.3 tablet, take it as soon as you remember.
  • If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take the next dose at the scheduled time.
  • Do not take a double dose to compensate for the missed dose.

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 are the symptoms of diabetes?

A: Some of the common symptoms of diabetes include increased urine frequency, increased hunger, and increased thirst. To know the exact status, your doctor may ask you to do blood tests like fasting blood glucose, post-meal blood glucose, and HbA1C.

Q: I have diabetes for 5 years. What care should I take to avoid foot ulcers?

  • Wear footwear even at home. Keep a pair of comfortable footwear for home.
  • Every day while having a bath, thoroughly clean the space between your toes. After a bath, dry each of these spaces between the toes with a clean, dry towel.
  • With the help of a mirror, examine the lower part of your foot. Check if there is any redness, peeling of skin, ulcer or unusual appearance.
  • Wear comfortable shoes which support the entire foot when going out, avoid the use of slippers or footwear that are uncomfortable.
  • Regularly cut your toenails, cut them straight to avoid ingrown toenails.

Q: Should I take PPG 0.3 tablet after a meal?

A: You should take PPG 0.3 tablet exactly as prescribed by your doctor. However, it is recommended to take this medicine just before or with a meal.
Product Details
Brand
PPG
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
28/02/2024
Last Updated on: 16 Sep 2022 | 01:12 PM (IST)

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