REMINDER: A doctor’s prescription is required to purchase this product. To avoid delay in delivery or cancellation of your order (before the item is SHIPPED), please email a copy of your prescription (.jpeg or .pdf file format) to OnlinePharmacy@smwatsons.comwith your order number after Checkout. Our pharmacist will also get in touch with you to validate your prescription. Please be ready to show your original prescription upon claiming/delivery of your order.
Adjunct to diet & exercise to improve glycemic control in patients with type 2 DM as monotherapy. In combination with metformin/sulfonylurea (SU)/thiazolidinedione (TZD) alone when diet & exercise do not result in adequate glycemic control. In triple combination with SU & metformin when diet & exercise plus dual therapy do not provide adequate glycemic control. In combination with insulin (with or witho metformin) when diet, exercise & stable dose of insulin do not result in adequate glycemic control. Initial combination with metformin in patients with type 2 DM whose diabetes is not adequately controlled by diet & exercise alone.
*This product is VAT-exempt. Price displayed is without VAT.
May be taken with or without food.
Special Precautions: Not for use in patients with type 1 diabetes & diabetic ketoacidosis. Not recommended in patients hepatic impairment with pre-treatment ALT/AST >2.5 x the upper limit of normal (ULN); with NYHA class IV. Perform liver function test prior to treatment initiation at 3-mth intervals during the 1st yr & periodically thereafter. withdraw therapy if an increase in AST/ALT ≥3 x ULN persist; do not reinitiate after withdrawal & LFT normalization. Pregnancy & lactation. Childn <18 yr. General: Vildagliptin (Galvus) is not a substitute for insulin in patients requiring insulin. It should not be used in patients with type 1 diabetes or for the treatment of diabetic ketoacidosis
Each tablet contains 50 mg of Vildagliptin.
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