What is Metformin-vildagliptin?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Galvus Met


See also: Vildagliptin

Metformin and vildagliptin are both anti-diabetic agents that are used in combination to treat Diabetes Mellitus Type 2. In particular, metformin increases the body's sensitivity to insulin.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Metformin-vildagliptin

Side effect Patients


Based on patients currently taking Metformin-vildagliptin

Dosage Patients
1 tablet(s) twice daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Metformin-vildagliptin

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Metformin-vildagliptin


Currently taking Metformin-vildagliptin

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1

Stopped taking Metformin-vildagliptin

Duration Patients
1 - 2 years 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking Metformin-vildagliptin after stopping:

Treatment Patients
Metformin (Metformin ER) 2
Metformin-pioglitazone (Actoplus Met) 1
Vildagliptin (Galvus) 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Metformin-vildagliptin.