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Voglistar Md 0.3mg Tablet
Voglistar Md 0.3mg Tablet

Voglistar Md 0.3mg Tablet

By MANKIND PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
92.65*
MRP 109.00
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Voglistar Md 0.3 MG Description

Voglistar MD 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 lifest

le modifications. Voglistar MD 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 Voglistar MD 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₹92.65
You Save₹16.35 (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 Voglistar Md 0.3 MG

Voglistar MD 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 Voglistar Md 0.3 MG

  • If you are allergic to voglibose or any of the ingredients of Voglistar MD 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 Voglistar Md 0.3 MG

  • Diarrhoea
  • Abdominal pain
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Constipation

Precautions and Warnings of Voglistar Md 0.3 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Voglistar MD 0.3 tablet during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information available on the effect of Voglistar MD 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 Voglistar MD 0.3 tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Voglistar MD 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 Voglistar MD 0.3 tablet?
A:
  • No information is available on the effects of Voglistar MD 0.3 tablet on driving. However, if you experience dizziness, drowsiness, visual disturbances, and sweating after taking this medicine, it is ...
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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 Voglistar MD 0.3 tablet?
A:
There is limited information on the interaction of alcohol with Voglistar MD 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 Voglistar Md 0.3 MG

How Does It Work?

Voglistar MD 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 prev...
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Directions for Use of Voglistar Md 0.3 MG

  • Voglistar MD 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 Voglistar Md 0.3 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Voglistar MD 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 Voglistar Md 0.3 MG

  • Store Voglistar MD 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 Voglistar Md 0.3 MG

Overdose

Symptoms of an overdose of Voglistar MD 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 ...
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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 Voglistar MD 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 Voglistar MD 0.3 tablet after a meal?

A: You should take Voglistar MD 0.3 tablet exactly as prescribed by your doctor. However, it is recommended to take this medicine just before or with a meal.

Q: What is Voglistar MD 0.3 used for?

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

Q: What is the difference between Type 1 diabetes mellitus and Type 2 diabetes mellitus?

A: Type 1 diabetes mellitus is a condition where your body attacks the cells in your pancreas and it does not produce insulin at all. Type 2 diabetes mellitus is a condition where your pancreas does not make enough insulin to control your blood sugar levels and your body is unable to efficiently use its own insulin.

Q: How long should I take Voglistar MD 0.3?

A: You should take Voglistar MD 0.3 tablet for as long as the doctor has prescribed it to you. The dose and duration of this medicine is normally adjusted by the doctor depending on your condition. You should not consume more than the recommended daily dose. Do not stop taking this medicine on your own.

Q: Can I take Voglistar MD 0.3 with other medicines?

A: Your doctor will recommend if you can take Voglistar MD 0.3 tablet with other medicines. You should always inform your doctor about all other medicines, supplements or herbals that you are taking. Do not take this medicine on your own without informing your doctor.

Q: Can I stop taking Voglistar MD 0.3 on my own?

A: No, you should not stop taking Voglistar MD 0.3 tablet on your own as it can lead to fluctuations in your blood sugar level. You should take this medicine in the exact dose and duration as prescribed by your doctor.

Q: What if I miss a dose of Voglistar MD 0.3?

A: If you have missed taking a dose of Voglistar MD 0.3 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 taking a double dose to compensate for the missed one.

Q: What should I inform my doctor before I start treatment with Voglistar MD 0.3?

  • Before starting treatment with Voglistar MD 0.3 tablet, you should inform your doctor about your medical history and about all medicines, herbals or supplements that you are taking.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • Also inform if you have been stressed or going through a distressing event, injury or infection.

Q: Is Voglistar MD and Voglitor MD the same?

A: Both Voglistar MD and Voglitor MD are used for the management of blood sugar levels after a meal in patients with type 2 diabetes. Both these medicines contain voglibose as the active ingredient. The only difference between these two medicines is in their brand name. However, you should always take the brand medicine that is recommended by your doctor. Do not self-medicate.
Product Details
Brand
VOGLISTAR MD
Expires on or After
30/07/2023
Last Updated on: 16 Sep 2022 | 05:31 PM (IST)

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