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Volibo 0.2mg Strip Of 10 Tablets
Volibo 0.2mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Volibo 0.2mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

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10 Tablet(s) in Strip
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MRP 107.00
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Volibo 0.2 MG Description

Volibo 0.2 Tablet is an antidiabetic medicine. It is used to improve blood glucose levels following a meal (postprandial blood glucose) in patients with type II diabetes along with diet and lifestyle

modifications. It contains voglibose as its active ingredient. It works by reducing the rate of digestion and absorption of carbohydrates. It should be taken as directed by the doctor and in doses and duration as prescribed. It can be taken with or without food. Do not miss any dose of this medicine. Before using the Volibo 0.2 Tablet, inform the doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or are breastfeeding and about your detailed medical history.

Product Summary

Offer Price₹90.95
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ContainsVoglibose(0.2 Mg)
UsesType 2 Diabetes mellitus
Side effectsStomach pain, diarrhoea, nausea, vomiting
TherapyANTI-DIABETIC
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Uses of Volibo 0.2 MG

To improve post-meal blood glucose levels (postprandial hyperglycemia) in type 2 diabetic patients with diet and exercise.

Contraindications of Volibo 0.2 MG

  • If you have an allergic reaction to voglibose or any of the ingredients of this medicine.
  • If you have any blockage of the bowel.
  • If you have diabetes complications (diabetic ketoacidosis).
  • If you have a severe infection or are undergoing surgery.
  • If you recently had severe trauma.

Side effects of Volibo 0.2 MG

  • Stomach ache
  • Diarrhoea
  • Constipation
  • Lack of appetite
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Flatulence
  • Jaundice

Precautions and Warnings of Volibo 0.2 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Volibo 0.2 Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
You should consult your doctor before using the Volibo 0.2 Tablet as there is limited information about its safety during pregnancy.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the Volibo 0.2 Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
  • Voglibose passes into the breastmilk in small amounts. Breastfeeding should be discontinued if this medicine is prescribed.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed the Volibo 0.2 Tablet?
A:
  • No information is available about the effects of the Volibo 0.2 Tablet on driving. However, one should always be careful of symptoms of low blood sugar while driving. In case you experience dizziness,...
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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 while driving.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Volibo 0.2 Tablet?
A:
Be careful if you consume alcohol in excess or frequently. Alcohol consumption can lead to low blood glucose. Consult your doctor for more information and your drinking habits and accordingly, he may suggest what will work for you.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are taking other diabetes medicines like insulin, glimepiride, then a fall in blood glucose levels can occur.
  • Watch for headaches, sweating, tremors, hunger pangs. These are the signs and symptoms of hypoglycemia (low blood sugar), appropriate management is necessary as suggested by your doctor.
  • You have an underlying medical condition such as kidney or liver problems.
  • You have been stressed, going through a distressing event, injury, infection as it can lead to loss of blood sugar control.

Mode of Action of Volibo 0.2 MG

How Does It Work?

It delays digestion and absorption of carbohydrates in the intestines and thereby prevents a spike in blood glucose levels that occur after a meal.

Directions for Use of Volibo 0.2 MG

  • Take this medicine as directed by your doctor
  • Take this medicine at the start of your meal

Interactions of Volibo 0.2 MG

Interactions with other medicines

Some medicines can affect the way the Volibo 0.2 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, ...
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Storage and disposal of Volibo 0.2 MG

  • Store the medicine in a cool and dry place, protected from direct sunlight, moisture and heat.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children.

Dosage of Volibo 0.2 MG

Overdose

Symptoms of an overdose may include stomach discomfort, diarrhoea or an increase in flatulence (gas). Seek immediate medical advice in case of an overdose.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed any dose, 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 c...
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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: You will start feeling the symptoms of diabetes like increased urine frequency, increased hunger, 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 the 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.
Product Details
Brand
VOLIBO
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
30/10/2024
Last Updated on: 03 Jul 2021 | 11:47 AM (IST)

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