|Generic For||Xigduo XR|
|Generic Name||Dapagliflozin/Metformin Hcl|
|Manufacturer||Astra Genica, India|
|Pack Size||Qty||Price Per Pill or Unit||Price||Cart|
|28 Tablet/s||US$ 3.23||US$ 90.44|
|56 Tablet/s||US$ 2.91||US$ 162.7910%US$ 180.88|
|84 Tablet/s||US$ 2.75||US$ 230.6215%US$ 271.32|
Oxramet IR is a combination of dapagliflozin and metformin in extended-release form. Doctors prescribe this oral anti-diabetic drug as an adjunct to diet and exercise to improve blood glucose (sugar) in adults with Type 2 diabetes mellitus when treatment with metformin and dapagliflozin. The combination therapy is not indicated for patients with Type 1 diabetes. It is unknown if the oral anti-diabetic agent is safe and effective in children younger than 18.
Oxramet IR is not recommended for patients with Type 1 diabetes and diabetic ketoacidosis (a condition associated with diabetes where your body produce high levels of blood acids called ketones). Also, anti-diabetic medicine should not be given to severe renal impairment. Individuals with known hypersensitivity to dapagliflozin and metformin.
The possible side effects of Oxramet extended-release tablet includes difficulty breathing, cloudy urine, burning or painful urination, frequent urge to urinate, decreased appetite, bladder pain, hives, general ill feeling, lower back or side pain.
The amount of this medicine you take varies depending on your condition and the doses you currently take of other anti-diabetic medicines. Your doctor will tell you exactly what dose of Oxramet IR to take. The recommended dose is one tablet twice daily. Swallow the tablet with a glass full of water. Take the anti-diabetic medicine with food. This helps to reduce the side effects in the stomach. Take the tablet twice daily, once in the morning and once in the evening. Your doctor may prescribe this combination of medicine and other medicines to lower sugar in the blood. These may be oral medicines or injectable drugs to control blood sugar. Remember to take these other anti-diabetic agents as your doctor has told you. This will help you achieve the blood glucose targets. To control your diabetes, you still need to stick to diet and exercise, even when taking medicine. In particular, if you have been advised to follow a diabetic weight control diet, make sure you follow it while you are taking this medicine.