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Diabetes Overview

Diabetes mellitus (DM), commonly referred to as diabetes, is a group of metabolic diseases in which there are high blood sugar levels over a prolonged period.[2] Symptoms of high blood sugar include frequent urination, increased thirst, and increased hunger. If left untreated, diabetes can cause many complications.[3] Acute complications can include diabetic ketoacidosis, nonketotic hyperosmolar coma, or death.[4] Serious long-term complications include heart disease, stroke, chronic kidney f...

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Whether Volibo M 02 Drug Is Suitable For Type 1 Or 2 Diabetes
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Whether Volibo M 0.2 drug is suitable for Type 1 or Type 2 Diabetes. ## Volibo-M contains the active ingredients Voglibose and Metformin, both of which are used to help lower and control blood sure in diabetics. It may cause side effects, which can include: nausea, dizziness, flatulence and stomach pain. More details: Are there any other questions? ## Volibo M2 ,active ingredients ## KNOWLEG IS GOOD ## i am 46 years old and i am diabetic from the year 2007 all these years my sugar levels are ok but now they are in high levels why ? i as using amaryl m2 morning and evening now doctor changed to volibo m0.3 any suggestions please i do excercise.now my sugar level are fastinf 160 pp 250 ## I have BP also sir but its not troubling me even sugar also not troubling but when i see the number i...
Updated 2 hours ago in Metformin.
metformin 500mg side effects
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Hi, I am taking metformin 500mg for 3 weeks, twice daily, but I am feeling dizziness and have black stool. My question is...is it a side effect of this medicine?
Updated 7 hours ago in Metformin.
difference in metformin 500mg tab zyd and sandoz
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I have taken metformin 500mg tabs Sandoz for years today when I picked up my medicine they gave me metformin 500 mg tab zyd. What is the difference in the two? ## Hello, Deb! How are you? Sandoz and Zydus are just the manufacturers, so that's the only difference based on what you've posted. Your pharmacy is just carrying one that's been manufactured by a different company. Learn more Metformin details here. Are there any other questions or concerns? ## that just happened to me also, i went from the sandoz to the zyd (metformin 500mg) , the zyd is bigger and ive been on it a couple weeks, ever since they switched, (same pharmacy,(walmart) same drugest) so why the 2 different pills?..back to my comment, ever since they switched me to this bigger pill ive had a hard time going ...
Updated 21 hours ago in Metformin.
Right Sugar tablets
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Diabetic sugar tablet name called "RIGHT SUGAR TABLET" Ministry of Science & Technology Govt. of India. as per newspaper advt. these tables will control sugar level more than any other tablets. your suggestions? ## Dear Doctor, I am a diabetic for more than 6 years, I am 47 years and I take insulin with 2 tablets ( Glynase 5xl and Jalra M ) insulin 30 units at night and 22 in the morning, But even then my sugar levels are not normal. I am fed up of having tablets and taking insulin. I read about the Right sugar tablets in the paper. Is this true and reliable. Please advice, can I switch on to these tablets?? ## My name is shreedhar from Bangalore at Electronic City. My sister has been suffering from decreased blood sugar levels for 12 years. I got the information from a news...
Updated 1 day ago in Glynase.
image of metformin 500mg tab her
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I want to be sure that I have received the correct tablet. So I would like to see an image of metformin 500 mg her please.
Updated 1 day ago in Metformin.
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I would like to know whether I can take METFORMIN 1000MG, GLIMEPERIDE 2MG and VOGLIBOSE 0.2mg separately, because it will work out cheaper by almost 60% instead of the combination. (RS150-90). ## It should be okay to do so, as long as the dosages are the same, but it is always best to double check with your doctor to be sure. The U.S. FDA lists the typical side effects of this medication as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, stomach pain, and flatulence. Are you on any other medications?
Updated 2 days ago in Metformin.
glycomet 1gm benefits
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I am a diabetes patient so my doctor prescribed me the tablet glycine1gm tabs first time I am using this tablet so I want to known the benefits and now I am so active otherwise I am so tiredness and leg pain ## When you have diabetes, your body isn't able to properly use the sugars that you ingest, via food, or drink, to burn them for fuel. Instead, most are left to run throughout your blood stream in high amounts, which can result in severe organ damage, organ failure, or death. This medication is used to help your body operate more efficiently, so it can use the sugar it needs for energy, and expel the excess via body waste, such as urine. According to the NIH. The typical side effects, as listed by the U.S. FDA, may possibly include nausea, dizziness, headache, flatulence, stomac...
Updated 3 days ago.
jalra and januvet
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I was taking januvet 50/1000 then iwasput on jalra what is the difference and what is the difference between these two Medici nes ## Janumet is a combination medication, while Jalra only contains one medication, which is Vidagliptin. You should take the one your doctor has instructed you to try. The U.S. FDA lists the typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, stomach pain, flatulence, and hypoglycemia. Is there anything else I can help with?
Updated 3 days ago in Janumet.
rozavel side effect is it leads to diabetic
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last mar i:e march 205 iunerwnet anigoblast with two volves docotr adviced to take rozavel20 once in a day, myquestion is that it may leads to diabetic hight i also taking gluconorm ## Yes, it has been known to cause diabetes as a side effect, according to the U.S. FDA. Other side effects may possibly include nausea, dizziness, headache, and joint/muscle ache. Are these the only medications you currently take?
Updated 3 days ago.
substitute for pankreoflat
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Is euglim-M2 substitute of pankreoflat ## No, Euglim-M2 is most commonly used to treat diabetes by helping to lower and control blood sugar levels, according to the NIH. Its typical side effects are listed as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, flatulence, and hypoglycemia. But Pankreoflat contains enzymes to help with pancreatic function and to aid in digestion. Which one has your doctor prescribed?
Updated 4 days ago.

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