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Glibet 5 mg Tablet

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Composition for Glibet 5 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Glibet 5 mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Glibet Tablet

Uses of Glibet Tablet

Glibet 5 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes. It is used in addition to diet and exercise to improve blood sugar control in adults with type 2 diabetes.

Glibet Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of Glibet are Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level), Nausea, Headache, Dizziness.

How to use Glibet 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. Glibet 5 mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Glibet Tablet works

Glibet 5 mg 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 Glibet Tablet

Expert advice for Glibet Tablet

  • Glibet 5 mg Tablet helps decrease high blood sugar level and avoids long-term complications of diabetes. 
  • Take it shortly before or with the first main meal of the day (usually breakfast). Avoid skipping meals.
  • Exercise regularly, eat a healthy diet, and take your other diabetes medicines (if prescribed) alongside.
  • Monitor your blood sugar level regularly while you are taking this medicine. 
  • Be careful while driving or operating machinery until you know how Glibet 5 mg Tablet affects you.
  • It can cause hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level) when used with other antidiabetic medicines, alcohol or if you delay or miss a meal. 
  • Always carry some sugary food or fruit juice with you in case you experience hypoglycemic symptoms such as cold sweats, cool pale skin, tremor, and anxious feeling.
  • Your doctor may check your liver function regularly. Inform your doctor if you develop symptoms such as abdominal pain, loss of appetite, or yellowing of the eyes or skin (jaundice).
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Glibet Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Glibet Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Alcohol intake may increase or decrease the blood sugar lowering action in an unpredictable way
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Glibet 5 mg 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.
Lactation
Glibet 5 mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Monitor the breastfed baby’s blood sugar during treatment with Glibet 5 mg Tablet
Driving
Your ability to drive may be affected if your blood sugar is low or high. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
UNSAFE
Glibet 5 mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Glibet 5 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Glibet 5 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Glibet 5 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease. They can experience very low blood sugar levels while taking this medicine.

What if you miss a dose of Glibet Tablet?uses

You should skip a dose of Glibet 5 mg Tablet, if a meal is skipped and add a dose of medicine if you eat an extra meal.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Glibet Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Glibenclamide

Q. Is glibenclamide same as glipizide?
No. Glibenclamide and glipizide are different medicines; however, they belong to same family of drugs called sulfonylureas
Q. Does Glibet play any role in the treatment of Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS)?
No, Glibet is not known to have any role in the treatment of polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS). Also, there is no clinical evidence available regarding the same.
Q. Why Glibet should be cautiously used in elderly patients?
Glibet should be used with extra caution in elderly patients because they are at high risk of getting low blood sugar (hypoglycemic event)
Q. Is Glibet useful in the management for prediabetes?
The Glibet is not used for the management of prediabetes, a condition with blood glucose levels higher than normal but not high enough to label you as diabetic. There are clinical studies available, but the evidence is not strong enough for its use in prediabetes.
Q. How is Glibet different from teneligliptin?
Both Glibet and teneligliptin are antidiabetic drugs and control blood sugar levels effectively. However, they work in different ways and have a different mechanism of action and side effects. Glimepiride commonly causes hypoglycemia and weight gain while teneligliptin causes headache and nasopharyngitis. Teneligliptin causes hypoglycemia when used along with insulins or sulfonylureas and does not cause weight gain.
Q. Can I skip Glibet for few days?
No, Glibet should not be skipped, as it can make your diabetes worse. If you miss the dose by mistake, take it as soon as you remember.
Q. Can I take Glibet if I have a sulfa allergy?
Use of Glibet should be avoided if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to sulfonylureas or sulfonamides or any of the other ingredients of this medicine
Q. Does Glibet cause weight gain?
Yes, Glibet can cause weight gain. It is advisable to closely monitor your diet and do regular exercise while taking this medicine. Avoid skipping your meal as it can cause very low blood sugar levels and you may end up snacking or taking a lot of sugars.
Q. Is there any benefit of taking Glibet with insulin?
Glibet, when used with insulin, can help to control high blood sugar levels. Taking them together can help to lower the dose of insulin but there could also be an increased risk of hypoglycemia. Dose of these medicines may need to be adjusted along with regular blood sugar level monitoring
Q. Is it safe to take Glibet with liraglutide?
Yes, Glibet and liraglutide can be taken together, as they can help in better control of blood sugar levels. However, the risk of low blood sugar levels (hypoglycemia) can increase. Consult your doctor as a dose adjustment of the two may be needed.
Q. Is Glibet a Thiazolidinedione?
No, Glibet is not a Thiazolidinedione, it is a sulfonylurea. However, both are antidiabetic medicines but belong to a different group of medicines.
Q. Is Glibet useful in the management of gestational diabetes?
Glibet is not advised to be used for the management of gestational diabetes. Use of Insulin is advised during pregnancy to control the blood glucose levels
Q. Does Glibet cause hair loss?
No, hair loss is not seen with the use of Glibet. However, diabetes itself can lead to hair loss. Talk to your doctor if you have excessive hair loss as it could be due to some other underlying condition or it could be a sign of your diabetes getting worsened.
Q. Is it safe to take Glibet with pioglitazone?
Yes, it is safe to take Glibet with Pioglitazone in patients with diabetes mellitus. Together they can control your blood sugar levels, lower plasma lipid levels and improve blood pressure. However, the risk of very low blood sugar levels can increase and the dose of these medicines may need to be adjusted.

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Taking Glibet with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Glibet with Bosentan
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Bosentan: Lupibose, Bozetan, Bosentas, Pulvance
Glibet with Trimethoprim
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Trimethoprim: Tmp
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Hydrochlorothiazide: Hyros, Bpzide, Dizide, Xenia, Aquazide, Hydrazide, Thiazide, Hydride
Glibet with Selegiline
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Selegiline: Jumex, Selgin
Glibet with Lactase
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lactase: Cry NO
Glibet with Gemfibrozil
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Gemfibrozil: Losterol, Oxipace, Lopid, Regulipid
Glibet with Betaxolol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Betaxolol: Glucoptic, Iobet
Glibet with Leflunomide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Leflunomide: Lefsum, Lefunid, Lefumide, Cleft, Lefno, Lefra, Arava, Lefrhum, Rumalef
Glibet with Collagen Peptide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Collagen Peptide: Nudiglue-C
Glibet with Posaconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Loteprednol etabonate: Lotesol, Lotechek, Lotepred, Prednol LS, Lotenase, Loptica
Glibet with Rasagiline
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rasagiline: Rasalect, Relgin, Rasipar
Glibet with Bisoprolol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Bisoprolol: Bisprol, Biselect, Concor, Trubis, Zabesta, Concor COR, Bisoheart, Bisokem, Bisocar, Bisveda
Glibet with Labetalol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Labetalol: Hyptol, Evabet, Labetamac, Pregnasafe, Tiplab, Labecor, Alpha Dip, Talobet, Gynapres L, Lopih, Labetolol
Glibet with Ketoconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ketoconazole: Ketozoe, Ketazol, Tako, Hitoral, Hyporal, Hyphoral, Kanazole, Lirotek, Katwalk, Triket
Glibet with Beclometasone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Beclometasone: Beclate
Glibet with Pindolol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pindolol: Visken
Glibet with Pancreatin
SERIOUS
Glibet with Bezafibrate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Bezafibrate: Beza
Glibet with Indapamide
SERIOUS
Glibet with Esmolol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Esmolol: Neotach, Esmocard
Glibet with Citalopram
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Citalopram: Olarc, Citopam, Cetadep, Topdep, Celica, Citalomine, Citalent, Citola, Cytop, Madam, Citalin, Citara, Lopram, Ciprexa, Citox, C Pram
Glibet with Vilazodone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Vilazodone: Vilano, Vilamid, Vilazine, Valz, Zovane, Vilaxel, Neuvilaz
Glibet with Clonidine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clonidine: Arkamin, Cloneon, Catapres
Glibet with Chlorthalidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlorthalidone: Chlornol, Thiovas, Chlorfid, Lupiclor, Klorzid, Clovet, Thaloric, Thiaklor, Zione, Thalizide
Glibet with Celiprolol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Celiprolol: Celipress
Glibet with Rifampicin
SERIOUS
Glibet with Clobetasol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clobetasol: Clobex
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