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Glimin 80mg Tablet

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Composition for Glimin 80mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Glimin 80mg Tablet

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₹5.6/Tablet
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Medicine Overview of Glimin Tablet

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Uses of Glimin Tablet

Glimin 80mg 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.
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Glimin Tablet side effects

Common

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

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How to use Glimin 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. Glimin 80mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Glimin Tablet works

Glimin 80mg Tablet is an anti-diabetic medication (sulphonylurea). It works by increasing the amount of insulin released by the pancreas in order to lower the blood glucose.

In Depth Information on Glimin Tablet

Expert advice for Glimin Tablet

  • Helps decrease high blood sugar level and avoids long-term complications of diabetes. 
  • Take just 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.
  • Learn how to identify and manage symptoms of hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level) such as sweating, rapid heartbeat, weakness, blurry vision, and headache, and teach your family as well.
  • Avoid drinking alcohol.
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Glimin Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Glimin Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Alcohol intake may increase or decrease the blood sugar lowering action in an unpredictable way
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Glimin 80mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
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.
Lactation
Glimin 80mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
SAFE
Glimin 80mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Glimin 80mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Glimin 80mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
These patients can experience very low blood sugar levels with this medicine, which may take a long time to come back to normal
Liver
Glimin 80mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Glimin 80mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Glimin Tablet?uses

You should skip a dose of Glimin 80mg Tablet , if a meal is skipped and add a dose of medicine if you eat an extra meal.

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Frequently asked questions about Glimin Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Gliclazide

Q. Is Glimin useful in the management for prediabetes?
Glimin 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. Can I skip Glimin for few days?
No, Glimin 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 Glimin be given to elderly patients?
Yes, Glimin can be given to elderly patients. However they are more prone to the risk of low blood sugar levels (hypoglycemia), so, a regular monitoring of blood sugar levels is important. Patients should be cautious of the symptoms of hypoglycemia and always keep a quick source of sugar with them like a candy or a fruit juice.
Q. How is Glimin different from teneligliptin?
Both Glimin and are 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. Glimin 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 take Glimin if I have a sulfa allergy?
Use of Glimin should be avoided if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to sulfonylureas or sulfonamides or any of the other ingredients of this medicine
Q. How is Glimin different from metformin?
Both metformin and Glimin are antidiabetic drugs and control blood sugar levels effectively. However, they work in different ways and have a different side effect profile. Metformin causes more of stomach upset, like nausea, vomiting, diarrhea and bloating while Glimin causes very low blood sugar levels and weight gain.
Q. Does Glimin cause weight gain?
Yes, Glimin 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.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Glimin with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Glimin with Trimethoprim
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Trimethoprim: Tmp
Glimin with Rifampicin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rifampicin: Monocin, Rifacept, R-Cin, Montomycin, Cavidin, Rimactane, Rimpacin
Glimin with Betaxolol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Betaxolol: Glucoptic, BEXOL (JAWA), Iobet
Glimin with Chlorthalidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlorthalidone: Thiovas, Chlorfid, Lupiclor, Klorzid, Clovet, Thaloric, Thiaklor, Zione, Thalizide
Glimin with Gemfibrozil
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Gemfibrozil: Lopid, Regulipid
Glimin with Ketoconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ketoconazole: Hyporal, Hyphoral, Kanazole, Lirotek, Denon, Triket
Glimin with Celiprolol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Celiprolol: Celipress
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nicotinic acid / Niacin: Nicoglow
Glimin with Posaconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil
Glimin with Leflunomide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Leflunomide: Lefumide, Cleft, Lefno, Lefra, Arava, Lefrhum, Rumalef
Glimin with Dapoxetine
SERIOUS
Glimin with Pancreatin
SERIOUS
Glimin with Octreotide acetate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Octreotide acetate: Octotide, Octride, Sandostatin LAR, Octate, Varioct, Actide, Otide, Ferotide, Sandostatin, Neoctide, Varitide
Glimin with Eplerenone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Eplerenone: Planep, Eptus, Epleran, Exinia, Eplinice
Glimin with Pindolol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pindolol: Visken
Glimin with Rasagiline
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rasagiline: Rasalect, Relgin, Rasipar
Glimin with Bisoprolol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Bisoprolol: Biselect, Concor, Trubis, Zabesta, Concor COR, Bisoheart, Bisokem, Bisocar, Bisveda, Bis OD
Glimin with Citalopram
SERIOUS
Glimin with Triamterene
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Triamterene: Trymax
Glimin with Spironolactone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Spironolactone: Aldactone, Spilactone
Glimin with Sotalol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sotalol: Sotalar, Solet
Glimin with Loteprednol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Loteprednol: Lotepred LS, Lotesol, Lotechek, Lotepred, Prednol LS, Lotenase, Loptica
Glimin with Triamcinolone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Triamcinolone: Trilon, Stancort, Tricort, Triroid, Acort, Pericort, Comcort, Vetalog, Bonacort, Triject, D Cort, Retilone, Cortim
Glimin with Beclometasone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Beclometasone: Beclate
Glimin with Labetalol
SERIOUS
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