Prandial 0.3mg Tablet MD Description:
Prandial 0.3mg Tablet MD is an anti-diabetic medication. It inhibits the intestinal enzymes that cause breakdown of complex sugars into simple sugars such as glucose. This prevents blood glucose from rising very high after meals.
Prandial 0.3mg Tablet MD is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes. It is used in addition to diet and exercise to improve blood sugar control in adults with type 2 diabetes.
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Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Do not handle the tablets with wet hands. Put it in your mouth but do not swallow it. Prandial 0.3mg Tablet MD is to be taken with food.
Can I use Prandial for weight loss?
No. Prandial is not approved for weight loss. It can produce weight loss on prolonged use due to inhibition of carbohydrate digestion and delayed gastric emptying. It is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus with post-prandial hyperglycemia.
Can I use Prandial with insulin?
Yes. Prandial can be used along with Insulin. It may potentiate the hypoglycemic effects of insulin, so the dosages of these agents may need to be changed accordingly.
Which class of drug Prandial belongs to?
Prandial belongs to the class of drug known as an alpha-glucosidase inhibitor which prevents carbohydrate digestion.