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  • Vildagliptin
    2 Drugs classified under this active ingredient


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    Eucreas
    Novartis
    RX
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    Multiple ingredients
    Eucreas

    Biguanide, DPP-4 Inhibitor. Vildagliptin 50 mg, Metformin Hydrochloride 500, 850, 1000 mg.
    F.C. TABS: 60 x Vildagliptin 50 mg/
    Metformin 500 mg; 60 x
    Vildagliptin 50 mg/Metformin 850 mg;
    Vildagliptin 50 mg/Metformin 1,000 mg.
    Based on the pt. current dose of
    Metformin, tmt. may be init. at either
    50 mg /500 mg or 50 mg/850 mg or 50
    mg/1000 mg tab. strength BID, one
    tab. in the morning and evening. Pts
    already receiving metformin +
    vildagliptin from separate tabs: switch
    to the equivalent combined tab. Daily
    doses >100 mg of vildagliptin are not
    recommend. See lit.
    Tmt. type 2 diabetes mellitus in adult pts.
    insuffic. controlled with max. tolerat.
    dose Metformin alone or already treat.
    with vildaliptin and Metformin as
    separate tabs. In comb. with a
    sulfonylurea as an adjunct to diet and
    exercise in adult pts. inadeq. controlled
    with metformin and a sulfonylurea. In
    triple comb. ther. with insulin as an
    adjunct to diet and exercise to improve
    glycaemic control in adult pts.when
    insulin at a stable dose and Metformin
    alone do not provide adeq. glycaemic
    control.
    C/I: Hypersens., Diab. ketoacid., diabet.
    pre-coma. Ren. fail. ,ren,dysfunc, (CrCl<
    60 ml/min) dehydr., sev. infec., shock.
    Intravasc. admin. of iod. contrast ag. Acute/ chron. dis. which may cause
    tissue hypox., (e.g: Card. fail.). Resp. fail.,
    recent MI, Hep. impair. Acute alcohol
    intox., alcoholism. Lact.

    Galvus
    Novartis
    RX
    not in the basket chart
    Galvus

    DPP-4 Inhibitor. Vildagliptin 50 mg.
    TABS: 7, 14, 28, 56.
    Dosage must be indivi. ajust. for each pt.
    Monotherpy: 50 mg x1 dly in the
    morning or 50 mg x 2 dly (morn.,even.).
    In combin. with other antidiabetics:
    see lit. Max 100 mg dly, with/out food.
    As adjunct to diet, exercise in type 2
    diabetes mellitus: As monother. if diet,
    exercise insuffic., or in combinat. with
    metformin or sulfonylurea if tmt. with
    these offers insuffic. control blood
    glucose. As triple ther. in combinat. with
    a sulphonylurea and metformin when
    diet, exercise plus dual therapy do not
    provide adequate glycaemic control.
    Comb. use with insulin (with/ without
    metformin) when diet, exercise plus a
    stable dose of insulin do not provide
    adequate glycaemic control. As an
    adjunct to diet and exercise in pts. with
    type 2 diabetes mellitus.In comb. with a
    thiazolidinedione, in pts. with insuffic.
    glycaemic control and for whom the use
    of a thiazolidinedione is appropriate.
    C/I: Hypesens.

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