vildagliptin

Overview

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Primary Characterstics

Indications

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Pharmacokinetics

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Contraindications

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Drug Interactions

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Side Effects

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Dosage

Vildagliptin's dosage details are as follows:
Dose Single Dose Frequency Route Instructions

Adult Dosage

50 to 50 mg50 (50)12 hourlyoralWhen used in dual combination with metformin or a thiazolidinedione. It can be taken with or without food. No dose adjustment is required in patients with mild renal impairment (creatinine clearance GREATER-THAN OR EQUAL TO 50ml/min). The use of vildagliptin is not recommended in patients with moderate or severe renal impairment or in haemodialysis patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD).
50 to 100 mg75 (75)24 hourlyoralWhen used in dual combination with a sulphonylurea it is recommended once daily. Doses higher than 100mg are not recommended. It can be taken with or without food. It is not recommended for use in children (less then 18 years) and adolescents due to a lack of data on safety and efficacy.

Paedriatic Dosage (20kg)

No data regarding the Paedriatic dosage details of Vildagliptin is available.

Neonatal Dosage (3kg)

No data regarding the neonatal dosage details of Vildagliptin is available.

High Risk Groups

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Warning / Precautions

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Storage Conditions

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Interference in Pathology

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Brands / Trade Names of Vildagliptin

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Manufacturers of vildagliptin in Pakistan

Atco High-Q Novartis Tabros

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