Manufacturer: Bayer India Ltd
Trade name: Glucobay
Strength: 25 mg
Active ingredient: Acarbose
Category: Alpha-glucosidase inhibitor (Antidiabetic drug)
Pregnancy category: Acarbose belongs to FDA pregnancy category C.
Uses: Glucobay 25 mg tablet is used to lower blood sugar. It is used for the treatment of type 2 diabetes. This medication is used alone or along with other medication with proper diet and exercise.
How to use: Take Glucobay 25 mg tablet orally with the first bite of each main meal usually 3 times in a day. Take as directed by your doctor. Do not discontinue with out consulting your doctor.
Dosage: The initial dose is 25 mg orally 3 times a day. Maintenance dose is 50 mg to 100 mg 3 times a day.
Written by: : healthplus24.com team
Date last updated: December 12th, 2015
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