|COUNTRY OF ORIGIN||India|
|INDICATION||Type 2 diabetes|
|MANUFACTURER||Johnson & Johnson Ltd|
|PACKAGING||10 tablets in 1 strip|
|PACK SIZE||100 Tablet/s, 150 Tablet/s, 200 Tablet/s, 300 Tablet/s|
Invokana 100mg Tablet is used alone or in combination with other medicines to treat type 2 diabetes mellitus. It helps control the high blood sugar levels seen in diabetes. This reduces the chances of serious complications of diabetes and also helps prevent heart disease.
Invokana 100mg Tablet can be taken with or without food at any time of day but you should try to take it at the same time every day. The dose will be decided by your doctor. Do not stop taking it without asking your doctor. If you do, your blood sugar levels may increase and put you at risk of serious complications like kidney damage and blindness. This medicine is only part of a treatment program that should include a healthy diet, regular exercise, and weight reduction as advised by your doctor.
The most common side effects of this medicine include fungal infection of the vagina, urinary tract infection, and frequent urge to urinate. It may cause the body to lose too much water. Drink plenty of fluids to prevent dehydration. Maintaining good hygiene can help prevent fungal infections in the genital area.
Before taking this medicine, inform your doctor if you have any kidney or liver problems or a urinary tract infection or if you are on water pills (diuretics). Pregnant or breastfeeding women should also consult their doctor before taking it. Avoid excessive alcohol intake while taking it as this may increase the risk of developing some side effects. Monitor your blood sugar levels regularly while taking this medicine.
USES OF INVOKANA TABLET
- Treatment of Type 2 diabetes mellitus
BENEFITS OF INVOKANA TABLET
In Treatment of Type 2 diabetes mellitus
SIDE EFFECTS OF INVOKANA TABLET
Common side effects of Invokana
- Increased thirst
- Urinary tract infection
- Genital fungal infection
HOW TO USE INVOKANA TABLET
HOW INVOKANA TABLET WORKS
However, dizziness or lightheadedness has been reported, which may affect your ability to drive, cycle, or use tools or machines.
Dose adjustment is not needed in patients with mild renal disease. However, it is not recommended for patients with severe renal impairment or patients undergoing dialysis.
Dose adjustment is not needed in patients with mild to moderate liver disease. However, it is not recommended for patients with severe hepatic impairment.