PPG 0.3 Tablet

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℞ – Prescription Required

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Edited By - Pharmacist DC Srivastava (B.Pharm)

  • Active Ingredient – Voglibose
  • Generic Name – Voglibose
  • Drug Class – Alpha glucosidase inhibitors
  • Indication – Type 2 Diabetes Treatment
  • Dosage – 0.2 Mg-0.3 Mg TDS  Just Before Diet.
  • Storage – Store This Medicine at room temperature (10-30°C)

Introduction

PPG 0.3 Tablet Contains Voglibose 0.3mg . It is a oral Anti Diabetic drug. Voglibose belongs to alpha-glucosidase inhibitors that delays the digestion and absorption of carbohydrates. Voglibose is used together with other anti diabetic medicines to control blood sugar level and avoid long-term complications in Type 2 Diabetes.

Side effects

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Diarrhoea
  • Flatulence
  • Allergic reactions
  • Hepato-toxicity

Benefits of PPG 0.3 Tablett  In Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

PPG 0.3 Tablet helps to control high blood sugar levels. It works to slow down the breaking down of food in our intestine to simple glucose , thereby reducing the elevation in blood glucose levels after taking food. Lowering blood glucose levels is an important goal of managing diabetes. If we can control the blood glucose level any how, we will decrease the risk of  serious complications of diabetes such as eye damage, kidney damage, loss of limbs  and nerve problems. It reduces the risk of dying from cardiovascular diseases with type 2 diabetes .Taking medicine regularly along with proper diet and exercise will help you live a normal and healthy life always.

If you miss a dose to take PPG 0.3 Tablet ?

If you occasionally miss to take a dose of  PPG 0.3 Tablet you are not alone here. If you miss a dose, take it as soon as possible. If you have only a short time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose. Do not take extra medication.

Question – Is PPG 0.3 Tablet  habit forming medicine?

Answer– No habit forming

Safety Advice

Alcohol                     Unsafe

Pregnancy                Safe

Breastfeeding           Safe

Driving                      Safe

Kidney                      Caution

Drugs Interactions

Taking medicine with any of the following medicines can change the effect of medicine and cause undesirable adverse effects.

  • Be Serious With Betamethasone
  • Be Serious With Atenolol        
  • Be Serious With Amiloride
  • Be Serious With Beclometasone

When Not To Use  Medicine?

  • If You Have Allergy – This medicine is not prescribed for that patients which have a history of allergy to voglibose or any other inactive ingredients present in the formulation.
  • If You Have Digestive disorders – This medicine is not prescribed for that patients which have long-term digestive disorders due to the increased risk of conditions such as Inflammatory bowel disorder, heartburn, Gastroesophageal reflux disorder etc.
  • If You Have Intestinal obstruction – This medicine is not prescribed for that patients which have intestinal obstruction due to the increased risk of worsening of the patient’s condition.