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SITAWOK is a prescription medicine used along with diet and exercise to lower blood sugar in adults with type 2 diabetes. This medicine helps to increase the levels of insulin produced after a meal and decreases the amount of sugar made by the body. It is indicated in combination with insulin, alone or in combination with Metformin.

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Sitawok is indicated as adjunct to diet and exercise to improve glycemic control in type-2 diabetes patients. It is indicated in combination with insulin, alone or in combination with Metformin. Sitawok should not be used in patients with type 1 diabetes.

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Sitawok is contraindicated in patients with a history of a serious hypersensitivity reaction to sitagliptin, such as anaphylaxis or angioedema. There has been postmarketing reports of acute pancreatitis, including fatal and nonfatal hemorrhagic or necrotizing pancreatitis, in patients taking Sitawok. It is unknown whether patients with a history of pancreatitis are at increased risk of developing pancreatitis while taking Sitawok.

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Sitawok oral film coated tablet is a prescription medication used to treat high blood sugar levels caused by type 2 diabetes. It can be used as dual oral therapy in combination with metformin when diet and exercise plus metformin alone do not provide adequate glycemic control. The recommended dose of sitagliptin is 100 mg once daily.

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Sitawok contains the active substance sitagliptin which is a member of a class of medicines called DPP-4 inhibitors (dipeptidyl peptidase-4 inhibitors). It is an antidiabetic drug used to treat diabetes. It comes as an oral tablet, usually taken once a day with or without food. If you have any questions about Sitawok, ask your doctor or pharmacist.

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Best foods to eat and avoid with diabetes

An important way to manage diabetes is through a healthy and balanced diet. Eating certain foods and limiting others can help diabetes people manage their blood sugar levels. This article covers the list of best foods to eat and avoid with diabetes which can provide significant benefits.

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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

What is SITAWOK?

It is a prescription medicine used along with diet and exercise to lower blood sugar in adults with type 2 diabetes.

How does SITAWOK works in body?

It is administered along with diet and exercise and it works by increasing the levels of insulin produced after a meal and decreases the amount of sugar made by the body.

Should I continue to exercise and manage my diet while I am prescribed SITAWOK?

  • You should manage your balanced and healthy diet and continue with exercise regimen to help control of blood sugar levels.
  • Always talk to your doctor regarding diet to incorporate and before starting any exercise regimen.

Does SITAWOK causes weight gain?

SITAWOK does not causes weight gain on its own. Weight management is important part in management and control of diabetes.

What are the ingredients in SITAWOK?

  • Active ingredient: Sitagliptin
  • Inactive ingredient: Ferric Oxide Yellow, Ferric Oxide Red and Titanium Dioxide

In which type of Diabetes SITAWOK is prescribed for?

  • It is prescribed in type II diabetes mellitus
  • It should not be given to type I diabetes patients

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