Daonil 5mg Tablet

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Emcure Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Daonil 5mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
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Kidney
36.65
₹1.22/Tablet
30 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Daonil Tablet

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Uses of Daonil Tablet

Daonil 5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes.
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Side effects of Daonil Tablet

Common

Hypoglycemia (Low blood sugar level), Nausea, Headache, Dizziness.

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How to use Daonil Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It is better to take Daonil 5mg Tablet with food.

How Daonil Tablet works

Daonil 5mg tablet is an anti-diabetic medication. It works by increasing the amount of insulin released by the pancreas in order to lower the blood glucose.

In Depth Information on Daonil Tablet

Expert advice for Daonil Tablet

  • Daonil should be taken with food.
  • You may get symptoms of hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level) with Daonil. Symptoms are dizziness, nausea, tremor, sweating or confusion.
  • The risk of hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level) may increase if you miss or delay the meal, consume alcohol or use antidiabetic medication like insulin.
  • In most cases, the symptoms will quickly vanish if you take some kind of sugar (sugar candy/cubes).
  • It should be avoided or used with caution if you are also taking nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents (NSAIDs), alcohol, β-blockers and ACE inhibitors.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
  • Do not change the dose without consulting your doctor.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Daonil 5mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Daonil 5mg Tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Daonil 5mg Tablet should be used with caution during lactati
on. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
SAFE
Daonil 5mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
UNSAFE
Daonil 5mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

Should be used cautiously in patients with an underlying kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
UNSAFE
Daonil 5mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use in patients with liver disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

Should be used cautiously in patients with an underlying liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Decmax 4mg Tablet, Decamycin 4mg Injection, Pericort 4mg Tablet, Defcort 6mg Oral Suspension

Missed Dosageuses

You should skip a dose of Glibenclamide , if a meal is skipped and add a dose of medicine if you eat an extra meal.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Daonil 5mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Glibenclamide

Yes. Daonil/ Euglucon are the trade names for the active substance (generic) Daonil/ glyburide; thus, they all are same
Q. Is glibenclamide same as glipizide?
No. Glibenclamide and glipizide are different medicines; however, they belong to same family of drugs called sulfonylureas
Daonil should be avoided in elderly patients because they are at high risk of getting low blood sugar (hypoglycemic event)
Daonil.Daonil/ Euglucon is used for the treatment of type 2 diabetes
Yes Daonil/ Daonil are known to cause weight gain but not weight loss. Always consult your doctor if you experience such side effects.
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