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  • Type 2 diabetes
  • To lower blood glucose levels
  • Maturity onset diabetes mellitus
  • Insulin resistance
  • To improve glycemic control

Inosita Plus Tablet 50mg/500mg

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Inosita Plus is a combination medicine used to lower blood glucose levels.

Rs. 818
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Inosita Plus Tablet Uses

Inosita Plus is an anti-diabetic medication used for the treatment of type 2 diabetes, sometimes along with other anti-diabetic medications. It helps lower blood glucose levels and improves glycemic control. Inosita Plus is a combination of sitagliptin and metformin. It is often given when metformin is not effective on its own.

Sitagliptin belongs to the class of drugs known as dipeptidyl peptidase-4 (DPP-4) inhibitors, while Metformin belongs to the biguanides class of medicines, used to lower blood sugar levels in type 2 diabetes patients.

The combination of sitagliptin and metformin, along with doctor-approved diet and exercise can be effective in lowering blood glucose levels, which is of utmost importance in the management of diabetes.

Inosita Plus Tablet 50mg/500mg formula

  • Sitagliptin
  • Metformin

Available forms

  • Tablets

Risks and warnings

You should know the risks and warnings of Inosita Plus tablet to prevent its misuse.

There are some specific circumstances under which the use of certain medications is contraindicated or considered dangerous. So when taking any medicine it's always a good practice to familiarize yourself with its risks and warnings.

The risks and warnings associated with Inosita Plus tablet are:

1. Pregnancy

You might need to take Inosita Plus during pregnancy if you have gestational diabetes. However, you should still consult your doctor before using it.

2. Breastfeeding

If you are breastfeeding, do not use Inosita Plus before prior approval from your healthcare provider.

3. Hypersensitivity

If you are allergic to sitagliptin, metformin, or any of the ingredients in Inosita Plus, you should avoid using it.

How to use Inosita Plus Tablet 50mg/500mg?

  • Swallow it whole with a glass of water.
  • Take it half an hour before food intake.
  • Do not crush or chew the tablet.
  • The recommended dosage of sitagliptin 50 mg/metformin 500 mg orally is twice a day. However, it may vary according to condition. 

Inosita Plus Side Effects

  • Hypoglycemia
  • GI upset
  • Taste disturbance
  • Abnormal liver function tests
  • Hepatitis
  • Skin reactions
  • Reduced B12 absorption
  • Lactic acidosis (rarely)


The use of Inosita Plus is contraindicated in the following conditions:

  • Diabetic ketoacidosis
  • Liver or kidney impairment
  • Cardiac or respiratory failure

Drug Interactions

Inosita Plus can interact with the following medications:

  • Acetazolamide
  • Dichlorphenamide
  • Ethanol
  • Gatifloxacin
  • Ioxilan
  • Metrizamide
  • Topiramate
  • Zonisamide

Storage Conditions

  • Store the medicine at room temperature
  • Keep it away from moisture and heat
  • Keep out of reach and sight of children


Frequently Asked Questions

What is the price of Inosita Plus Tablet 50mg/500mg in Pakistan?

The Inosita Plus Tablet 50mg/500mg price in Pakistan is Rs. 818

What is Inosita Plus Tablet 50mg/500mg used for?

Inosita Plus Tablet 50mg/500mg is used in the following conditions:
  • Type 2 diabetes
  • To lower blood glucose levels
  • Maturity onset diabetes mellitus
  • Insulin resistance
  • To improve glycemic control

What is Inosita Plus Tablet 50mg/500mg composed of?

Inosita Plus Tablet 50mg/500mg is composed of:
  • Sitagliptin
  • Metformin

Do you need a prescription to buy Inosita Plus Tablet 50mg/500mg?

To buy Inosita Plus Tablet 50mg/500mg you must have a prescription signed by your doctor.


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