|Price Per Pill or Unit
|US$ 40.009%US$ 44.00
|US Brand Name
|Sun Pharma, India
Istavel 25mg is a diabetes medication prescribed by doctors to lower blood sugar levels. It should be used together with a healthy diet and regular exercise program to control blood sugar levels more effectively. This helps in the prevention of serious complications like renal damage and blindness. Doctors usually prescribe this anti-diabetic agent alone or in combination with other medications to lower blood sugar level. When used in combination, your doctor may suggest Istavel with diet and exercise plus metformin when metformin alone cannot control blood glucose. It can also be used in combination with a sulfonylurea or triple therapy with a sulphonylurea and metformin. Sitagliptin tablets are also prescribed to add to insulin when diet and regular exercise plus insulin alone do not provide adequate glycaemic control.
Follow your doctor’s instructions when it comes to using Istavel 25 mg. You should check with your doctor in case of any doubt. Your doctor may prescribe Sitagliptin 25 mg once daily. Let your doctor know if you have kidney or liver impairment. You may take it before or after consuming food with a glass full of water. Your doctor may prescribe it alone or other medication to achieve an appropriate blood sugar level. You may be advised to follow a diet plan and regular exercise while taking Istavel. Stick to the dosing regimen provided by your doctor.do not take more than the prescribed dosage and if you accidentally take more Istavel tablets, contact your doctor immediately. Continue to take this anti-diabetic agent for as long as it is prescribed to you to help control your blood sugar. Speak to your doctor for further questions associated with the use of Sitagliptin.
In general, Istavel 100 mg is considered safe to use during pregnancy. However, it is a wise decision to use it under the supervision of a doctor. Limit data suggests that the medicine does not represent any significant risk to the baby while breastfeeding. Your ability to drive may be affected if your blood sugar is low or too high. Do not drive or involve in activities that require you to alert. The medicine should be used carefully in patients with kidney disease. Some patients may need a dose adjustment.
The most common side effect of Istavel 100 mg is a headache. However, the side effect is mild and resolves with time. Hypoglycaemia or low blood sugar is also a possible side effect when taking other medicines such as sulfonylurea and insulin. You may consult your doctor to know how to recognize and deal with it. Some patients may also experience respiratory tract infections like cough, cold, and sore throat. Discuss with your doctor if they do not resolve within a few days. Sitagliptin may also cause some serious side effects, including hypoglycaemia, serious allergic reactions, kidney problems, joint pain, and pancreatitis.