Trajenta Duo 2.5/1000mg Tablet
Trajenta Duo 2.5/1000mg Tablet

Trajenta Duo 2.5/1000mg Tablet

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Trajenta Duo 2.5/1000mg Tablet Description

Trajenta Duo tablet is an anti-diabetic medicine used to treat type 2 diabetes mellitus. It contains linagliptin and metformin as its active components. This medicine controls blood glucose levels whe...
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ContainsMetformin(1.0 G),Linagliptin(2.5 Mg)
UsesType 2 diabetes
Side effectsLow blood sugar level, allergic reaction, altered taste, nausea
ClassificationANTI-DIABETIC
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Uses of Trajenta Duo 2.5/1000mg Tablet

  • Trajenta Duo tablet is used for patients suffering from type 2 diabetes mellitus when linagliptin and metformin alone are not effective.

Contraindications of Trajenta Duo 2.5/1000mg Tablet

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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Side effects of Trajenta Duo 2.5/1000mg Tablet

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

Precautions and Warnings of Trajenta Duo 2.5/1000mg Tablet

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Trajenta Duo tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Avoid taking this medicine, as 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.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Trajenta Duo 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

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Trajenta Duo tablet?
A:
  • Trajenta Duo 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, ...
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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

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

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.

Mode of Action of Trajenta Duo 2.5/1000mg Tablet

How Does It Work?

  • Trajenta Duo 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 a...
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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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Directions for Use of Trajenta Duo 2.5/1000mg Tablet

  • It must be taken as directed by the doctor.
  • Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water.
  • Do not cut, break or chew the medicine.
  • 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.
  • Avoid consuming it more than prescribed by the doctor.

Interactions of Trajenta Duo 2.5/1000mg Tablet

Interactions with other medicines

  • Trajenta Duo tablet may interact with other medications and provide an altered response to the treatment. Please notify 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 Trajenta Duo may alter its potency, it may require dose adjustment also.
  • Othr 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, hypertensiv...
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Storage and disposal of Trajenta Duo 2.5/1000mg Tablet

  • 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 of Trajenta Duo 2.5/1000mg Tablet

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 of...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking a dose of the Trajenta Duo 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 ta...
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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 in along with diabetic medications?

  • Diet must include boiled, steamed or baked food.
  • Drink 8-10 glasses of water.
  • Maintain the meal timings and try to have 2-3 healthy snacks between meals like soups and salads.
  • Diet should Include fibrous and low fat with adequate protein, vitamins, minerals and carbohydrates.

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

  • The disease is cured completely. You can control it. Here are a few simple tips to control diabetes.
  • Plan the diet, consume a balanced diet.
  • Exercise regularly.
  • Monitor the blood glucose.
  • Take the medicines on time and for the prescribed duration.

Q: What if my daily schedule interferes with taking Trajenta Duo 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.
Product Details
Brand
TRAJENTA DUO
Expires on or After
30/03/2023
Last Updated on: 26 Jul 2021 | 11:40 PM (IST)

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