What is Sitagliptin?

Anti diabetic drug for type 2 diabetes.The drug has fewer side effects.It increases insulin secretion and is available in tablet form.There is risk of sudden lowering of blood sugar.

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I have been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. my fasting Blood glucose level is 133 mg/dl and fasting Insulin level is 119.61...

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First of all let me tell you that taking plain Metformin- part of tab Istamet- has always been the first step...

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I am on metformin 500SR at breakfast and Janumet 500/50 at dinner. I do regular exercise like walking for 1 hr daily and some light exercise in the...

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Welcome to health care magic. Noted your concern . You seems to...

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i was prescribed 50/1000 mg istamet, I have 50/500 istamet can I take in place of istamet 50/1000 two no.s istamet 50/500 mg .pl confirm


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Dose to dose calculation wont match so not advisable.

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Thanks for your question.

Istamet 50/1000 contains...

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