About Mignar 50mg
Mignar 50Mg Tablet is a medicine which is used to control blood sugar levels in people who suffer from Type 2 Diabetes. The need to control blood sugars is necessary to prevent kidney damage, blindness, nerve problems, loss of limbs and sexual functions. The medicine works in the intestines to slow the break down and absorption of carbohydrates from foods that you eat.
Mignar 50Mg Tablet should not be used in case you have allergies. Please tell your doctor in case you suffer from bowel or intestinal problems or kidney issues. Also tell the doctor in case you have fluctuating sugar levels.
Mignar 50Mg Tablet is an oral medicine to be taken as directed by the doctor. Generally it is prescribed thrice daily along with the first bite of the meal. The dosage is fixed according to your medical condition and response to the treatment. You should stick to the same time each day to get most benefit from it.
Uses of Mignar 50 mg Tablet
Diabetes Type 2
Mignar 50 mg Tablet is used to control blood sugar levels in adult patients with type 2 diabetes.
How to use Mignar Tablet
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. How take Mignar 50mg -this Tablet is to be taken with food.
How Mignar Tablet works
Mignar 50mg Tablet is an anti-diabetic medication. It inhibits the intestinal enzymes that cause breakdown of complex sugars into simple sugars such as glucose.
How Mignar 50mg work – it is prevents blood glucose from rising very high after meals.
Major & minor side effects for Mignar 50 mg Tablet
Dizziness and lightheadedness
Shakiness or unsteady walking
Increased bowel movements
Stomach and abdominal pain
Excessive air or gas in stomach
instruction for Dosage of Mignar 50 mg
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember it. If it is almost time for your next scheduled dose, skip the missed dose. Do not double the dose to make up for the missed one.
Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.
When not to use?
Contraindications of Mignar 50 mg Tablet
Inflammatory bowel disease
Chronic intestinal diseases
Warnings for special population
Mignar 50 mg 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.
This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless necessary. Discuss all the risks and benefits with your doctor before taking this medicine.
Low blood glucose levels –
Mignar 50 mg should be used with caution due to an increased risk of low blood glucose levels. This risk is especially higher in patients on other anti-diabetic medicines. Frequent monitoring of blood glucose levels is necessary during treatment with this medicine. Appropriate dose adjustments may be done based on the clinical condition.
Gastrointestinal disease –
Mignar 50 mg Tablet is not recommended for use in patients with any gastrointestinal diseases like inflammatory bowel disease, colonic ulceration, partial intestinal obstruction, or any chronic intestinal disease. It is advised that you should inform the doctor about all your medical conditions before starting treatment with this medicine.
Key highlights of Mignar 50Mg Tablet
Is It safe with alcohol?
Taking miglitol with alcohol may affect blood glucose levels in patients with diabetes.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?
Mignar 50 mg tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Does this affect kidney function?
Caution should be used in patients with renal impairment.