Zita-Met Plus 20mg/500mg Tablet ER

Zita-Met Plus 20mg/500mg Tablet ER

Zita Met Plus 20/500 is an antidiabetic drug, that combines teneligliptin 20 mg and metformin hydrochloride 500 mg is used to manage type 2 diabetes. It helps to control blood sugar levels effectively

Complete Handbook on Zita Met Plus 20/500 Tablets: Usage and Insight

MedicineZita Met Plus 20/500 Tablets
Marketed ByGlenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
Active IngredientTeneligliptin 20 mg and Metformin Hydrochloride 500 mg
StorageStore below 30°C
Consume TypeOral 

Zita Met Plus 20/500 Tablets  – Introduction

Zita Met Plus 20/500 Tablets is a combination medication containing metformin 500 mg+teneligliptin 20 mg. The teneligliptin and metformin combination in Zita Met Plus 20/500 offers an all-in-one formula by effectively lowers blood sugar levels in type 2 diabetes mellitus patients. 

How Zita Met Plus 20/500 Tablets Works: A Closer Look

Zita Met Plus 20 500 composition involves two potent ingredients: teneligliptin 20 mg and metformin hydrochloride 500 mg. Teneligliptin 20 mg is a type of dipeptidyl peptidase-4 (DPP-4) inhibitor, while Metformin 500 mg is a type of biguanide.

Teneligliptin 20 mg inhibits the DPP-4 enzyme, which helps increase the body’s incretin hormone levels. These hormones stimulate insulin release from the pancreas and reduce excess glucose production by the liver after meals. Metformin 500 mg decreases the glucose produced by the liver and improves the body’s response to insulin hormone. This helps improve blood sugar control by improving the body’s natural insulin response.

Zita Met Plus 20/500 Tablets Use

Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Management

Zita Met Plus 20/500 Tablets – The Benefits 

Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Management

The combined teneligliptin metformin mode of action in Zita Met Plus 20/500 Tablets effectively lowers and manages blood sugar levels in patients with type 2 diabetes. Teneligliptin improves insulin release from the pancreas. Metformin improves insulin sensitivity, aiding in better glucose utilization by the body’s cells. By regulating blood sugar levels, this medicine helps in diabetes management.

Zita Met Plus 20/500 Tablets – A Usage Guide

Take the prescribed Zita met plus 20 500 dosages as directed by your healthcare provider. 

Zita Met Plus 20/500 Tablets – Side Effects

Most of the side effects usually subside when your body gets adjusted to this medicine, however, if these side effects persist for a longer period of time, kindly consult your doctor.

Common Side Effects 

  • Hypoglycemia (Low Blood Sugar)
  • Respiratory Tract Infection
  • Lactic acidosis
  • Tiredness
  • Loss of appetite
  • Allergic reaction
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Flatulence
  • Diarrhea
  • Constipation
  • Stomach pain
  • Change in taste/ Metallic taste
  • Dizziness/ Drowsiness

[Note: Different drugs can cause varying side effects. To get accurate information about a medication’s side effects, refer to the official prescription information or consult your healthcare provider.]


Zita Met Plus 20/500 Tablets – A Guide to Safet




Do not take alcohol with Zita Met Plus 20/500 Tablets to avoid potential side effects.



Consult Your Doctor

If you’re pregnant, planning to conceive, or suspect pregnancy, consult your doctor to know about the medication’s safety and explore alternative options if necessary.



Consult Your Doctor

Before taking Zita Met Plus 20/500 Tablets when nursing, consult with your doctor because the drug may get into the child’s system through breast milk. 



Consult Your Doctor

Whether the drug affects your ability to drive is unknown. However, if you are experiencing any symptoms that impair your focus or reaction time, do not drive.



Consult Your Doctor

Inform your doctor about any existing liver conditions or history of liver disease that you are currently suffering from.



Consult Your Doctor

People with kidney issues should be closely monitored while using Zita Met Plus. 

Fact Box

Chemical GroupBiguanide and Alpha-amino acid amides
Medication ClassDPP-4 inhibitors + Biguanide
Action Class/CategoryAntidiabetic drug

Swift Advice 

  1. Take Zita Met Plus Tablets as prescribed by your doctor. 
  2. Avoid missing doses and maintain a consistent schedule.
  3. Monitor blood sugar levels regularly to track the medication’s effectiveness.
  4. Maintain a healthy, balanced diet using Zita Met Plus Tablets to complement diabetes management.
  5. Incorporate regular physical activity or exercise as your healthcare provider advises to assist in blood sugar control.
  6. Inform your doctor immediately if you constantly face any unusual symptoms or side effects while using Zita Met Plus 20/500.


Frequently Asked Questions-Zita Met Plus 20/500 Tablet

Q: Is it better to take Teneligliptin 20 mg and Metformin 500 mg in the morning or at night?

A: It’s usually best to take Zita Met 20/500 with meals to help reduce stomach upset. Depending on your personal needs and lifestyle, your doctor might suggest taking them in the morning or evening, or splitting the dose.

Q: Is Zita Met Plus 20/500 safe for kidneys?

A: Zita Met Plus 20/500 can be safe for your kidneys if prescribed. However, regular monitoring of kidney function is important because Metformin can affect kidney health. Always check with your healthcare provider for advice specific to your condition.

Q: Does Metformin and Teneligliptin cause weight gain?

A: Metformin in Zita Met Plus 20/500 typically doesn’t cause weight gain and can even help with weight loss. Teneligliptin is generally weight-neutral, meaning it doesn’t usually lead to weight gain. It’s best to discuss your specific concerns with your doctor.

Q: How effective is Teneligliptin and Metformin?

A: The teneligliptin and metformin combination in Zita Met Plus 20/500 effectively manages blood sugar levels in people with type 2 diabetes. They work together to improve insulin sensitivity and increase insulin production after meals.

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