FAQs ABOUT ADGLIM MP1
Q: What is ADGLIM MP1 used for?
A: ADGLIM MP1 is an antidiabetic medicine used to manage type II diabetes mellitus when diet, exercise and management with single agent does not result in adequate response.
Q: How and when to take ADGLIM MP1?
A: Take ADGLIM MP1 preferably after meals or as advised by your physician. Swallow the medicine with a glass of water. Do not cursh or chew the medicine. Your doctor will decide the correct dose and duration of therapy for you depending upon your age, body weight and disease condition.
Q: How long should I take ADGLIM MP1?
A: You need to take ADGLIM MP1 as long as your doctor or physician prescribes you the medicine. Your doctor will decide the correct dose and duration of therapy for you depending upon your age, body weight and disease condition.
Q: What is the best time to take ADGLIM MP1?
A: ADGLIM MP1 must be taken with meals to avoid gastrointestinal side effects.
Q: What to do if I forgot to take a dose of ADGLIM MP1?
A: If you forgot to take a dose of ADGLIM MP1, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is time for the next dose of ADGLIM MP1, skip the missed dose and take the next one regularly. Do not take a double dose of ADGLIM MP1 to compensate the missed ones.
Q: Can I stop taking ADGLIM MP1 without consulting your doctor?
A: No. You should not stop taking ADGLIM MP1 without consulting your doctor because it may lead to reversal of symptoms. If you feel better after using ADGLIM MP1, consult your doctor for advice.
Q: Will taking a higher dose of ADGLIM MP1 be more effective?
A: No, taking a higher dose of ADGLIM MP1 will not be effective rather it can lead to toxicity. Always take the dose prescribed by your doctor. If the prescribed dose is not effective for you, consult your doctor for advice. Your doctor might increase the dose or suggest an alternative therapy.
Q: Can I take medication for high blood pressure along with ADGLIM MP1?
A: It is not advisable to take medicines to control blood pressure while taking ADGLIM MP1 without consulting your doctor, as they have known interactions with ADGLIM MP1.
Q: How to manage the side effects of ADGLIM MP1?
A: Low blood sugar is a common side effect of taking ADGLIM MP1. Try to have sugar rich food items such as fruit juice, glucose tablets or gel, soft drinks, honey or sugary candy. Check your blood sugar after 10 minutes. If not gained optimum level, take another sugary snack, or drink, and check the blood sugar levels once again. If your condition did not improve, consult your doctor immediately.
Q: Can ADGLIM MP1 be taken with insulin?
A: Co-administration of ADGLIM MP1 with insulin is considered risky as they can increase the chances of hypoglycemia (low blood sugar levels). Therefore, consult your doctor before taking it.
Q: Can ADGLIM MP1 be used in pregnant women?
A: ADGLIM MP1 is not recommended for use in pregnant women. Therefore, consult your doctor for advice before taking it.
Q: Does ADGLIM MP1 cause bone fractures?
A: ADGLIM MP1 may cause bone fractures in some individuals. Therefore, it is important for you to inform your doctor before taking ADGLIM MP1 if you have any bone problems or at risk of developing any bone fractures (such as menopause).
Q: Does ADGLIM MP1 cause weight gain?
A: Yes. ADGLIM MP1 may cause weight gain in some individuals. To avoid this, follow a healthy diet and regular physical activity as advised by your physician. However, if you experience any weight gain due to swelling of body parts (such as in face, legs, or hands), consult your doctor immediately.
Q: What are the side effects of taking ADGLIM MP1?
A: The most common side effects of taking ADGLIM MP1 are low blood sugar levels, nausea, stomach upset, constipation, sore throat, muscle pain, headache, dizziness and weight gain. Consult your doctor if any of these side effect worsens.