Obimet (500 mg) Tablet Side Effects and usage
Read about what are the Obimet (500 mg) Tablet medicine side effects, how and when to use Obimet (500 mg) Tablet, common indications of Obimet (500 mg) Tablet, when not to use Obimet (500 mg) Tablet (contra indications), manufacturer, price and generic molecules.
Obimet (500 mg) - Metformin- Tablet is manufactured by Abbott India Ltd. and the main constituent generic drug is Metformin- 500 mg.
Obimet (500 mg) Tablet Medicine Side effects and usage
Anorexia, nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, weight loss, flatulence, occasional metalic taste, rash, malabsorption of Vit B12.
Maturity onset (non-insulin dependent) diabetes.
Polycystic ovary syndrome.
Severe hepatic insufficiency.
Severe impairment of thyroid function.
Severe infection or shock.
Cardiac failure, CHF, IDDM.
Acute or chronic alcohloism.
Pregnancy and lactation.
Patients should not consume alcohol as there is an interaction between metformin and alcohol which could lead to increased risk of lactic acidosis.
CHF especially in those with unstable or acute heart failure.
Risk of lactic acid accumulation increases with the degree of renal impairment.
The cost of the drug per 1 Tablet is Rs.1.7 in India as of date.
Obimet (500 mg) Tablet mainly contains the generic formulation called as Metformin- 500 mg.
Obimet (500 mg) Tablet Medicine Generics
Obimet (500 mg) TabletManufacturer:
Abbott India Ltd.Generic Molecule:
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