What is Janumet (500/50 mg) Tablet?
Janumet 500/50 mg Tablet is a combination medicine used for the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus. Patients are advised to maintain a strict exercise and diet regimen along with this medicine to get the best possible effect. Janumet 500/50 mg Tablet is not recommended for use in patients below 18 years of age.
Uses of Janumet (500/50 mg) Tablet
Type II Diabetes Mellitus
Janumet 500/50 mg Tablet uses along with an appropriate diet and exercise regimen to reduce blood glucose levels in patients with type 2 diabetes.
- Blurred vision
- Sore throat
- Nausea and vomiting
- Abdominal pain
- Lactic Acidosis
- Chest discomfort
- Runny Nose
- Belching and Heartburn
- Swollen joints
Take the missed Janumet dosage as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose. Do not double your dose to make up for the missed one.
Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an Janumet Tablet overdose.
Warnings for special population
Pregnancy – Janumet 50/1000 mg usa is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.
breast-feeding – Janumet 50/1000 mg tablet is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine. Your doctor may prescribe a safer alternative based on your clinical condition.
Use in children – Janumet 50/500mg tab is not recommended for use in children and adolescents since the safety and efficacy of use are not clinically established.
Bullous pemphigoid – Janumet 50/500mg uses with caution due to the increased risk of bullous pemphigoid, a hypersensitivity reaction of the skin. Any unusual symptoms such as skin blisters or skin rashes should be reported to the doctor on priority. Therapy with the medicine may be discontinued based on the clinical condition of the patient.
Diabetic ketoacidosis –janumet 50/1000 mg is not recommended for use in patients with a known history of diabetic ketoacidosis due to the increased risk of worsening of the patient’s condition.
Type 1 diabetes mellitus – This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus.