Brand Name: Agibose 25/50
Compositions: Acarbose Tablets 25/50 mg
Acarbose Tablets come under the branding Agibose 25\50. The medicine belongs to the group of anti-diabetic medicine known as alpha-glucosidase inhibitors that is used to treat t type 2 diabetes, primarily in persons whose blood sugar levels are uncontrolled by diet and exercise alone. Acarbose Tablets contain “Acarbose” which works by inhibiting the action of an intestinal enzyme that breaks down complex scratches and sugars into simple sugars. It may be used alone or used in combination with other medication.
Type 2 diabetes is a lifelong chronic condition that affects the way the human body processes glucose. People with type 2 diabetes either do not produce enough insulin, or the insulin produced is unable to perform its function in the human body. People with type 2 diabetes either do not produce enough insulin, or the insulin produced is unable to perform its function in the human body.
Can I take Acarbose Tablets with digoxin?
No, patients are not recommended to take Acarbose Tablets with digoxin as co-administration of these two medicines may reduce the effectiveness of digoxin by decreasing its amount in the blood.
Does this medicine cause diarrhea?
Yes, Acarbose Tablets may cause diarrhea as a common side effect.