FAQs ABOUT MAGE V 0.2 TABLET
What is MAGE V 0.2 TABLET used for?
MAGE V 0.2 TABLET is a combination of Repaglinide and Voglibose which belongs to the group of medicines called Anti-diabetic agents. It is generally used as an adjunct (to diet and exercise) to treat type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in patients to help control blood sugar level.
What are the side effects of MAGE V 0.2 TABLET?
The most common side effects of taking MAGE V 0.2 TABLET are hypoglycaemia (low blood sugar), abdominal pain/discomfort, diarrhoea, headache, fever, muscle pain and/or tenderness. Consult and inform your doctor if any of these symptoms worsen.
How MAGE V 0.2 TABLET works?
MAGE V 0.2 TABLET is a combination of Repaglinide and Voglibose where Repaglinide increases the amount of insulin released by the pancreas and Voglibose inhibits the action of α-glucosidase (an intestinal enzyme responsible for breaking down complex sugars into simple sugars) which results in lowering the blood glucose level and thus treating type-2 diabetes mellitus in affected individuals.
How MAGE V 0.2 TABLET is taken?
Take MAGE V 0.2 TABLET as advised by your physician. Swallow MAGE V 0.2 TABLET with a glass of water. Do not crush or chew the medicine. Your doctor will decide the correct dose and duration for you depending upon your age, body weight and disease condition.
Can MAGE V 0.2 TABLET be used in children?
No, MAGE V 0.2 TABLET is not recommended for use in children and adolescents (aged below 18 years). Consult and inform your doctor before taking MAGE V 0.2 TABLET.