It is possible that the leaflet in your medicine pack may differ from this version because it may have been updated since your medicine was packaged. This form should not be used to transmit private health information, and we disclaim all warranties with respect to the privacy and confidentiality of any information submitted through this form. Possible signs of losing too much fluid from your body are listed at the top of section 4.
Tell your doctor, pharmacist or nurse if you are taking, have recently taken or might take any other medicines. Do not use this medicine after the expiry date, which is stated on the blister or carton after exp. Your doctor may ask you to stop taking forxiga until you recover to prevent dehydration.
Your doctor may ask you to take forxiga on its own if you are intolerant to metformin or together with other medicines to treat diabetes. For some women, however, the pill causes breast tenderness, spotting, and nausea. Ask your pharmacist how to throw away medicines you no longer use.
The risk of developing diabetic ketoacidosis may be increased with prolonged fasting, excessive alcohol consumption, dehydration, sudden reductions in insulin dose, or a higher need of insulin due to major surgery or serious illness. Each forxiga 10 mg film-coated tablet (tablet) contains dapagliflozin propanediol monohydrate equivalent to 10 mg dapagliflozin. If you have type 2 diabetes, your pancreas does not make enough insulin or your body is not able to use the insulin it produces properly.
Your kidneys should be checked before you start taking and whilst you are on this medicine. The text only version may be available from rnib in large print, braille or audio cd. It is written for patients and gives information about taking or using a medicine.
What are other popular birth control options today available through this clinic? The patch, which is a plastic patch that adheres to the skin and releases a continuous low dose of the hormones estrogen and progestin (the same hormones found in the pill) to prevent pregnancy. . Your doctor may want to lower the dose of these other medicines, to prevent you from getting low blood sugar levels (hypo-glycaemia). Tell your doctor before you start taking forxiga if you have any of these signs. This may be another medicine taken by mouth andor a medicine given by injection, such as insulin or a glp-1 receptor agonist.
Your doctor may decide to temporarily or permanently stop your treatment with forxiga. Forxiga is not recommended for children and adolescents under 18 years of age, because it has not been studied in these patients. Tell your doctor before you start taking forxiga if you have any of these signs. For some women, however, the pill causes breast tenderness, spotting, and nausea. The risk of developing diabetic ketoacidosis may be increased with prolonged fasting, excessive alcohol consumption, dehydration, sudden reductions in insulin dose, or a higher need of insulin due to major surgery or serious illness.
. If it is 12 hours or more until your next dose, take a dose of forxiga as soon as you remember. Your doctor may ask you to stop taking forxiga until you recover to prevent dehydration. Contact your doctor as soon as possible if you have any of the following side effects low blood sugar levels (hypo-glycaemia) - when taking this medicine with a sulphonylurea or insulin your doctor will tell you how to treat low blood sugar levels and what to do if you get any of the signs above. Stop taking forxiga and see a doctor as soon as possible if you notice any of the following serious side effects loss of too much fluid from your body (dehydration), seen uncommonly (may affect up to 1 in 100 people).