Xmet 250 Mg Tablet

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    Xmet 250 Mg Tablet Benefits & Uses

    Xmet 250 Mg Tablet is used to treat the following -

    Main Benefits

    Xmet 250 Mg Tablet Dosage & How to Take

    This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

    Find the right dosage based on disease and age

    Age Group Dosage
    Adult
    • Disease: Diabetes Type 2
    • Before or After Meal: With meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 500 mg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet (Immediate Release)
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 2 daily
    • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
    Geriatric
    • Disease: Diabetes Type 2
    • Before or After Meal: With meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 500 mg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet (Immediate Release)
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 2 daily
    • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
    13 - 18 years (Adolescent)
    • Disease: Diabetes Type 2
    • Before or After Meal: With meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 500 mg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet (Immediate Release)
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 2 daily
    • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
    2 - 12 years (Child)
    • Disease: Diabetes Type 2
    • Before or After Meal: With meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 500 mg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet (Immediate Release)
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 2 daily
    • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor

    Xmet 250 Mg Tablet Related Warnings

    • Is the use of Xmet 250 Mg Tablet safe for pregnant women?


      Xmet has mild to no side effects in pregnant women.

      Mild
    • Is the use of Xmet 250 Mg Tablet safe during breastfeeding?


      Xmet can cause moderate side effects on breastfeeding women. If you feel its side effects, then stop taking this drug and consult your doctor. Take this medicine again only if your doctor advises to do so.

      Moderate
    • What is the effect of Xmet 250 Mg Tablet on the Kidneys?


      Xmet is not harmful for kidneys.

      Safe
    • What is the effect of Xmet 250 Mg Tablet on the Liver?


      There are no any side effects of Xmet on the liver.

      Safe
    • What is the effect of Xmet 250 Mg Tablet on the Heart?


      Using Xmet does not have any harmful effects on the heart.

      Safe


    Severe Interaction of Xmet 250 Mg Tablet with Other Drugs

    Xmet 250 Mg Tablet should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

    Severe

    Moderate



    Xmet 250 Mg Tablet Contraindications

    If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Xmet 250 Mg Tablet unless your doctor advises you to do so -



    Frequently asked Questions about Xmet 250 Mg Tablet

    • Is this Xmet 250 Mg Tablet habit forming or addictive?


      Forming a habit of Xmet 250 Mg Tablet has not been reported.

      No
    • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


      Yes, you can comfortably use machinery or drive after taking Xmet 250 Mg Tablet since it will not make you feel sleepy.

      Safe
    • Is it safe?


      Xmet 250 Mg Tablet is safe but it is important to consult a doctor before taking it.

      Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
    • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


      No, Xmet 250 Mg Tablet cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.

      No

    Xmet 250 Mg Tablet Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    • Interaction between Food and Xmet 250 Mg Tablet


      Information is not available on the interaction of any foods with Xmet 250 Mg Tablet, due to a lack of research on this.

      Unknown
    • Interaction between Alcohol and Xmet 250 Mg Tablet


      Consult your doctor before consuming alcohol while taking Xmet 250 Mg Tablet as it can have severe side effects.

      Severe


    Frequently asked Questions about Xmet 250 Mg Tablet

    Question about 5 years ago

    How long should I take Xmet for?

    Dr. Ram Saini MD, MBBS , General Physician

    Xmet can be taken forever, diabetes is a progressive disease it's possible that more medication and/or insulin may eventually need to be added to the regime. 

    Question about 5 years ago

    How does Xmet work?

    Dr. Rahul Poddar MBBS, DNB, MBBS, DNB , General Surgery

    Xmet works by decreasing the hepatic glucose production. It also works to lower blood sugar by increasing your sensitivity to insulin and decreasing the amount of glucose that is absorbed from the food you eat.

    Question about 5 years ago

    Is Xmet safe to use?

    Dr. Vedprakash Verma MBBS, MD , Cardiology

    Yes, Xmet is safe to use, many people have side effects at first, they usually diminish and then go away completely in a few weeks. A few people find they cannot tolerate metformin, there are other drugs but metformin is usually the first choice. It is very safe

    Question almost 5 years ago

    What are the long term effects of Xmet?

    Dr. Bharat MBBS , General Physician

    The long-term use can lead to the deficiency of Vitamin B12, which can further lead to megaloblastic anemia. Furthermore, Long-term Metformin use can also lead to kidney and liver problems. 

    Question almost 5 years ago

    Does Xmet cause low blood sugar (hypoglycemia)?

    Dr. Ramraj MBBS , Other

    Yes, Xmet can cause low blood sugar (hypoglycemia). However, this can also occur if you delay or miss a meal, drink alcohol, exercise more than usual, can't eat due to stomach upset, and taking other antidiabetic medicine with metformin. So, regular monitoring of blood glucose level is needed and be cautious of symptoms of hypoglycemia, always keep glucose-rich food with you. 



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    This medicine data has been created by -

    Vikas Chauhan

    B.Pharma, Pharmacy
    5 Years of Experience



    References

    US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Glucophage® (metformin hydrochloride)

    KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 275-276

    April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 825-826

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