Diaten 20mg Tablet 10s
BAL PHARMA LTD
Diaten 20mg Tablet 10s belongs to the category of medicines called “anti-diabetic” primarily used to treat type 2 diabetes, especially in persons whose sugar levels are too high and cannot be controlled by dieting and exercising. It is used alone or in combination with other drugs to lower blood sugar levels. People with type 2 diabetes either do not produce enough insulin, or the insulin produced cannot perform its function in the body (insulin resistance). Middle-aged or older individuals are most likely to suffer from type 2 diabetes, also known as adult-onset diabetes.
Diaten 20mg Tablet 10s contains Teneligliptin, which belongs to the class of dipeptidyl peptidase-4 (DPP-4) inhibitors used Diaten 20mg Tablet 10s is prescribed for the condition of type 2 diabetes when diet and exercise alone cannot control their blood sugar levels. It works by blocking the action of DPP-4 (an enzyme that destroys the hormone 'Incretin'). The enzyme 'Incretins' helps produce more insulin only when required and reduces the liver's blood sugar level when not needed.
Take Diaten 20mg Tablet 10s as prescribed. You are advised to use Diaten 20mg Tablet 10s for as long as your doctor has prescribed it for you based on your medical condition. In some cases, you may experience certain common side effects such as headache, hypoglycemia (low blood glucose levels), upper respiratory tract infection, and nasopharyngitis (infection of the nose and throat with a common cold). Most of these side effects do not require medical attention and will resolve gradually over time. However, you are advised to talk to your doctor if you experience these side effects persistently.
Diaten 20mg Tablet 10s should not be stopped even if you feel better, without consulting your doctor as sugar level keeps changing. If you stop taking Diaten 20mg Tablet 10s abruptly, it may increase your sugar levels, which could further increase the risk of eyesight loss (retinopathy), kidney (nephropathy), and nerve damage (neuropathy). Please inform your doctor if you have any heart disease is or planning to get pregnant or breastfeed. The safety and efficacy of Diaten 20mg Tablet 10s in children have not been established, so it should not be given to them. Diaten 20mg Tablet 10s works best when coupled with a healthy lifestyle like losing weight if you are overweight (BMI>25), eating fewer calories (low fat and sugary food), and being more physically active (at least 150 min of activity every week).
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Diaten 20mg Tablet 10s contains ‘Teneligliptin’ which belongs to the class of dipeptidyl peptidase-4 (DPP-4) inhibitors used to treat type 2 diabetes when diet and exercise alone cannot control their blood sugar levels. It works by blocking the action of DPP-4 (an enzyme that destroys the hormone ‘Incretin’). The enzyme ‘Incretins’ helps produce more insulin only when required and reduces the liver's blood sugar level when not needed. Diaten 20mg Tablet 10s should not be used in patients with type 1 diabetes and for the treatment of diabetic ketoacidosis. Thus, Diaten 20mg Tablet 10s plays a vital role in controlling blood sugar levels and prevents serious complications of diabetes like eyesight loss (retinopathy), kidney (nephropathy), nerve damage (neuropathy), diabetic foot ulcer, and delayed wound healing.
Diaten 20mg Tablet 10s should not be taken if you are allergic to Diaten 20mg Tablet 10s or any of its ingredients. Please inform your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding before starting Diaten 20mg Tablet 10s. The safety and efficacy of Diaten 20mg Tablet 10s in children have not been established, so it should not be given to them. Prolonged intake of Diaten 20mg Tablet 10s may cause acute pancreatitis (swollen pancreas). Increased risk of hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level) can occur when Diaten 20mg Tablet 10s is added to other anti-diabetic agents or insulin therapy. In this case, your doctor may adjust the dose of Diaten 20mg Tablet 10s. Severe allergic reactions might occur in some patients taking Diaten 20mg Tablet 10s like anaphylaxis, angioedema (swelling under the skin), and exfoliative skin conditions. Diaten 20mg Tablet 10s should not be used in patients with type 1 diabetes and for the treatment of diabetic ketoacidosis.
Drug-Drug Interaction: Diaten 20mg Tablet 10s interacts with medicines used to treat diabetes (glipizide, gliclazide, glimepiride) medicines used to treat high blood pressure (atenolol, bisoprolol, metoprolol, nadolol, propranolol), anti-depressant (bupropion, selegiline, isocarboxazid, phenelzine), painkillers (aspirin).
Drug-Food Interaction: Intake of excessive alcoholic beverages may increase the chance of a life-threatening condition known as Lactic Acidosis. So, avoid intake of alcoholic beverages with Diaten 20mg Tablet 10s.
Drug-Disease Interaction: Diaten 20mg Tablet 10s should be used with caution in patients with a history of pancreatitis/pancreatic disease, heart disease, severe ketosis, diabetic coma or history of diabetic coma, severe infection, surgery, and severe trauma.
It is best to avoid alcohol while taking medication.
Diaten 20mg Tablet 10s, safety in pregnant women is not established. So, it should be taken only if prescribed by a doctor.
Please consult your doctor for advice before taking Diaten 20mg Tablet 10s.
There is no sufficient data on the effects on the ability to drive and use machines have been performed. However, do not drive or operate machinery if you experience dizziness.
If u have or had a history or evidence of any liver-related diseases, please consult the doctor before taking medicine.
If u have or had a history or evidence of any kidney-related diseases, please consult the doctor before taking medicine.
The safety and efficacy of Diaten 20mg Tablet 10s in children have not been established. Diaten 20mg Tablet 10s is not recommended in children.
You should have a test of Glycated haemoglobin (HbA1C) every 3 months to check your blood glucose level control.
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Type 2 Diabetes: It is a condition where the body cannot make sufficient insulin or the insulin that it makes doesn't work properly or is utilized by our body. This can cause high blood sugar levels (hyperglycemia). Type 2 diabetes symptoms include increased thirst, frequent urination at night, slow wound healing, increased hunger, fatigue, and blurred vision. There may be weight gain in some cases, while in rare cases, weight loss may be observed. The complication of type 2 diabetes also include neuropathy (nerve problems), nephropathy (kidney problems), retinopathy (damaged retina of eyes or blindness), loss of limbs, sexual dysfunction, and an increase in the chance of heart attack or stroke.
Diaten 20mg Tablet 10s
Bal Pharma Limited, #21&22, Bommasandra Industrial. Area, Hosur Road, Bangalore - 560 099., Karnataka., INDIA.
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