FAQs ABOUT VILTAB D 5 TABLET
Can VILTAB D 5 TABLET treatment affect my skin?
Not VILTAB D 5 TABLET, but diabetes has a complication of diabetic skin lesions. You should follow the recommendations for skin and foot care that you are given by your doctor and should pay particular attention to new onset of blisters or ulcers while taking VILTAB D 5 TABLET. Should these occur, you should immediately consult your doctor.
How long should I take VILTAB D 5 TABLET?
Take VILTAB D 5 TABLET every day for as long as your doctor advises you. You may have to take this medicine over a long period of time. Your doctor will regularly monitor your condition to ensure that VILTAB D 5 TABLET treatment is having the desired effect.
Does VILTAB D 5 TABLET cause weight loss?
Yes. VILTAB D 5 TABLET may cause weight loss in some individuals. To avoid weight loss, follow a healthy diet and regular exercise as advised by your physician. However, if the weight loss worries you, consult your doctor.
Can VILTAB D 5 TABLET cause vaginal infections?
Women taking VILTAB D 5 TABLET may get vaginal yeast infections because of one of its components (Dapagliflozin). If you experience white or yellowish vaginal discharge, vaginal odour or itching while taking VILTAB D 5 TABLET, consult your doctor immediately.
What should I do if I forgot to take VILTAB D 5 TABLET?
If you forget to take a dose by chance, try to take the next dose of VILTAB D 5 TABLET as soon as you notice. However, if the time for the next dose is closer, skip the missed dose and do not try to take a double dose.
Can VILTAB D 5 TABLET make me feel dehydrated?
One of the ingredients of VILTAB D 5 TABLET (Dapagliflozin) can make some people feel dehydrated (loss of body water and salt). If you feel dizzy, faint, lightheaded or weak, especially when you stand up, see your doctor immediately.