Medicine : Metben Tab

Name:Metben Tab
Manufacturer:Mesmer Pharmaceuticals (iconlife Sciences)
Generic Use:Metformin , Benfotiamine
Composition:Metformin(500mg) , Benfotiamine(75 Mg)

Generic ( Metformin )

Typical use Of Metformin :Metformin Is Used In The Treatment Of Diabetes Mellitus, Insulin Resistance, And Obesity.
Mechanism of action of Metformin :The Exact Mechanism Of Action Of Metformin Is Not Clear But It Appears To Act By Decreasing Glucose Absorption From The Intestine, Decreasing Production Of Glucose From Proteins And Fats In Liver, And Enhancing Insulin Sensitivity In Muscle By Increasing Glucose Uptake And Utilization.
Drug Interaction of Metformin :Taking Metformin With Other Anti-diabetic Drugs May Lead To Excessive Lowering Of Bloodsugar. If You Go For An X-ray Or Scan, Do Not Take Metformin Before And At Least 48 Hours Afterwards. Metformin With Diuretics (furosemide), Anti-asthmatic Drugs Such As Salbutamol Or Terbutaline, Or Corticosteroids (prednisone) May Affect The Glucose Control. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Metformin :The Common Side Effects Are Urge To Vomit, Vomiting, Diarrhea, Abdominal Pain, Loss Of Appetite, Malabsorption Of Vitamin B12, Taste Disturbance, And Altered Liver Functions. Also, The Patient May Have The Side Effects Of Lactic Acidosis (symptoms Are Vomiting, Abdominal Pain With Muscle Cramps, Not Feeling Well With Severe Tiredness, And Difficulty In Breathing), And Skin Reactions Such As Redness Of Skin, Itching, Hives (pale Red, Raised, Itchy Bumps Of Skin).


How Metformin will impact on Pregnancy ?

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Generic ( Benfotiamine )

Typical use Of Benfotiamine :Beri Beri, Wenicke-korsakoff Syndrome. Diabetic Neuropathy.
Mechanism of action of Benfotiamine :Benfotiamine Exerts It Beneficial Effects Via A Number Of Mechanisms. It Is Helpful In Treating Diabetes In More Than One Different Way.
Drug Interaction of Benfotiamine :Certain Medications Interact With Vitamin B1: Some Interactions May Increase The Need For Vitamin B1, Other Interactions May Be Negative And Indicate Vitamin B1 Should Not Be Taken Without First Speaking With Your Physician Or Pharmacist, Others May Require Further Explanation. Refer To The Individual Drug Article For Specific Details About An Interaction. Note: The Following List Only Includes The Generic Or Class Name Of A Medication. Loop Diuretics (increase The Need For Vitamin B-1). Oral Contraceptives (increase The Need For Vitamin B-1). Stavudine (increases The Need For Vitamin B-1). Tricyclic Antidepressants (increase The Need For Vitamin B-1)
Side effects of Benfotiamine :Diarrhea And Moderate Skin Rash.


How Benfotiamine will impact on Pregnancy ?

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How Benfotiamine will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

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Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Benfotiamine

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