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Galvus Met

What is Galvus Met used for?

Galvus Met is a combination medicine used for the treatment of diabetes. Galvus is used to lower blood sugar levels in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus either alone or in combination with certain other medicines.

Your doctor will prescribe Galvus either alone or in combination with other antidiabetic medicines if that medicine or medicines do not sufficiently control your blood sugar level.

What are the side effects of Galvus Met?

Inform your doctor immediately if you notice the following side Effects of Galvus Met; swelling of the hands, ankles, or feet, weakness, dizziness, headache, trembling, low blood, glucose, nausea, chills, constipation, diarrhoea, itchy rash, peeling of skin or blisters, joint pain or excessive sweating

When should Galvus be taken?

Stick to the recommended dose, time and method of administration recommended by your doctor

Does Galvus Met cause weight gain?

One of the confirmed side effects of prolonged use of Galvus Met is weight gain

Galvus met company

It is manufactured by Novartis India with various distributors worldwide

Galvus met 50/1000 price

You can get Galvus Met 50/1000 on Nigeria’s largest online pharmacy at an affordable price

Galvus met 50/500 uses

Galvus Met 50/500 is used in the treatment of high blood sugar in people with type 2 diabetes mellitus

Galvus met 50/850

Galvus Met 50mg/850mg tablet is a combination of two medicines or formulations that work together in different ways to lower your blood glucose levels. 

Galvus Met generic name

Metformin hydrochloride i the generic name for Galvus Met 

How does Galvus Met work?

Galvus Met consists of both Metformin and Vildagliptin. Metformin is an anti-diabetic medication which works by lowering glucose production in the liver, delaying glucose absorption from intestines, and increasing the body’s sensitivity to insulin. Vildagliptin on the other hand works by increasing the release of insulin from the pancreas and decreasing the hormones that raise blood sugar levels. 


Galvus met dosage

The usual dose is 50mg or 100mg daily. The 50mg dose should be taken as 50mg once a day (morning). The 100mg dose is taken as 50mg twice a day (in the morning and evening).

Your doctor will monitor your blood glucose levels and may increase or decrease the dose of Galvus to maintain good control of your diabetes.

Content on should not be taken as prescription or medical advice. Consult your doctor or pharmacist before using any medication.

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