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Gemer Ds 2mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

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Metformin(1000.0 Mg) + Glimepiride(2.0 Mg)

Pack of 10 tablet


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All Details About Gemer DS 2 Tablet PR

Find out detailed description, uses, directions of use, side effects, warnings and precautions, frequently asked questions about Gemer DS 2 Tablet PR


Gemer DS 2 tablet is an oral anti-diabetic medicine. It is a combination of glimepiride and metformin. It is indicated for type 2 diabetes mellitus. A condition where blood sugar level rises above the normal range due to varied reasons. This medicine lowers the raised blood glucose levels. You should follow a healthy diet and exercise regularly along with this medicine. Take this medicine as advised by your doctor. Gemer DS 2 tablet should be taken with meals. Do not stop taking this medicine, as it may result in sudden change in blood sugar levels, further leading to other health consequences such as damage to the eye, kidney and legs.


In Treatment of Type 2 diabetes mellitus

Gemer DS 2 Tablet PR is a combination medicine that increases the amount of insulin your body produces (in the pancreas). The insulin then works to lower your blood glucose level. It is usually taken once a day. You should keep taking it for as long as it is prescribed.

Lowering blood glucose levels is an essential part of managing diabetes. If you can control the level you will reduce the risk of getting any of the serious complications of diabetes such as kidney damage, eye damage, nerve problems, and loss of limbs. Taking this medicine regularly along with proper diet and exercise will help you live a normal, healthy life.

Directions For Use:

Use it as advised by your doctor or check the label for directions before use. Gemer DS 2 Tablet PR is to be taken with food.

Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water. Do not crush or break it.

Side Effects:

  • Hypoglycemia (low blood glucose level)
  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhea
  • Flatulence

Warning & Precautions:

  • You have been prescribed this combination medicine as it can control blood sugar better than metformin alone.
  • Take it with food to lower your chance of having an upset stomach.
  • It can cause hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level) when used with other antidiabetic medicines, alcohol or if you delay or miss a meal. 
  • Tell your doctor immediately if you experience any deep or rapid breathing or if you have persistent nausea, vomiting, and stomach pain as Gemer DS 2 Tablet PR may cause a rare but serious condition called lactic acidosis, which is an excess of lactic acid in the blood.


Q. What are the recommended storage conditions for Gemer DS 2 Tablet PR?
Keep this medicine in the container or the pack it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.

Q. Can the use of Gemer DS 2 Tablet PR lead to lactic acidosis?
Yes, the use of Gemer DS 2 Tablet PR can lead to lactic acidosis. It is a medical emergency which is caused by increased levels of lactic acid in the blood. It is also known as MALA (Metformin-associated lactic acidosis). It is a rare side effect associated with the use of metformin and therefore, it is considered to be harmful for patients with underlying kidney disease, old age patients or who take large amounts of alcohol. Symptoms of lactic acidosis may include muscle pain or weakness, dizziness, tiredness, feeling of cold in arms and legs, difficulty in breathing, nausea, vomiting, stomach pain or slow heart rate. If you have these symptoms, stop taking Gemer DS 2 Tablet PR and consult your doctor immediately.

Q. What is Gemer DS 2 Tablet PR?
Gemer DS 2 Tablet PR is a combination of two medicines: Glimepiride and Metformin. This medicine is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM). It improves blood glucose levels in adults when taken along with proper diet and regular exercise. Glimepiride lowers the blood glucose levels by increasing the release of insulin from the pancreas. Metformin works by lowering the glucose production in the liver and improving insulin sensitivity. This combination is not indicated for the treatment of type 1 DM.

Q. What are the possible side effects of Gemer DS 2 Tablet PR?
The use of Gemer DS 2 Tablet PR is associated with common side effects like hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level), altered taste, nausea, stomach pain, diarrhea, headache and upper respiratory tract infection. Its use can also lead to serious but rare side effects like lactic acidosis. On long-term use it can also lead to Vitamin B12 deficiency.


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