Medicine Overview of Gliclapack Tablet
Uses of Gliclapack Tablet
Gliclapack 30mg Tablet is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes.
Side effects of Gliclapack Tablet
Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level), Nausea, Headache, Dizziness.
How to use Gliclapack 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 Gliclapack 30mg Tablet with food.
How Gliclapack Tablet works
Gliclapack 30mg 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 Gliclapack Tablet
Expert advice for Gliclapack Tablet
- Gliclapack helps to control blood sugar level and avoids long-term complications.
- Take Gliclapack 30 minutes before meal, preferably your first large meal of the day.
- Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level) is a common side-effect; learn how to identify and manage its symptoms (sweating, rapid heartbeat, weakness, blurry vision, headache) and teach your family as well.
- Avoid drinking alcohol while taking Gliclapack.
- Notify your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver diseases.
- You should continue to exercise regularly, eat a healthy diet, and take your other diabetes medicines along with Gliclapack.
Special precautions for Gliclapack 30mg Tablet
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Gliclapack 30mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor....
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Gliclapack 30mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactat+more
ion. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby....
Gliclapack 30mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Gliclapack 30mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Gliclapack 30mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.+more
These patients can experience very low blood sugar levels with this medicine, which may take a long time to come back to normal...
These patients can experience very low blood sugar levels with this medicine, which may take a long time to come back to normal
Gliclapack 30mg Tablet should be used with caution in patien+more
ts with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Gliclapack 30mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Dexadran 4mg Injection, Decamycin 4mg Injection, Manoprolol 40mg Tablet, Nixitral 100mg Capsule
You should skip a dose of Gliclazide , if a meal is skipped and add a dose of medicine if you eat an extra meal.
Frequently asked questions for Gliclapack 30mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Gliclazide
Q. Is gliclazide the same as glipizide?
No,gliclazide and glipizide belong to a class of drugs known as sulphonylureas
Q. Is gliclazide a statin or, steroid?
No,gliclazide belongs to sulfonylurea category of antidiabetic drug class
Q. What is Glizid M?
Glizid M is a combination product that contains gliclazide and metformin. Both drugs are used to lower blood glucose levels in adult with type 2 diabetes mellitus that is not controlled by diet and exercise alone.
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