What is Januvia 50Mg Tablet?
Januvia 50Mg Tablet is a drug prescribed to patients with type 2 diabetes. It helps in reducing the blood sugar level in the body. It is classified under DDP-4 inhibitor class of medications. It is taken with diet and regular exercise and is sometimes prescribed along with other medications. Januvia 50 mg Tablet comes as a tablet and is consumed orally. However, note that it is used to lower blood sugar levels only and not to cure diabetes in itself.
Uses of Januvia 50 mg Tablet
Type II Diabetes Mellitus
Januvia 50 mg Tablet uses reduces blood glucose levels in patients with type II diabetes mellitus.
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Take the missed januvia dosage as soon as you remember it. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose. Do not double your dose to make up for the missed dose.
Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an januvia overdose.
Warnings for special population
Pregnancy – Januvia 50 mg Online is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.
Breast-feeding – Januvia 25mg Tablet is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. If the medicine is used, close monitoring of the infant for any undesired side effects is recommended.
Use in children – Tab Januvia 50 mg is not recommended for use in children and adolescents.
Bullous pemphigoid – This medicine should be used 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 – Januvia 50 mg Tablet Online 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 – Januvia 25mg is not recommended for use in patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus.