Medicine Overview of Glip Tablet
Uses of Glip Tablet
Glip 5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes.
Side effects of Glip Tablet
Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level), Nausea, Headache, Dizziness.
How to use Glip 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 Glip 5mg Tablet empty stomach.
How Glip Tablet works
Glip 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 Glip Tablet
Expert advice for Glip Tablet
- Glip helps to control blood sugar level and avoids long-term complications.
- Take Glip 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 Glip.
- 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 Glip.
Special precautions for Glip 5mg Tablet
Alcohol may reduce blood sugar levels in diabetic patients.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Glip 5mg 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.
Glip 5mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.+more
Monitoring of the breastfed infant's blood glucose is advisable during maternal therapy with Glip 5mg Tablet...
Monitoring of the breastfed infant's blood glucose is advisable during maternal therapy with Glip 5mg Tablet
Your ability to drive may be affected if your blood sugar is+more
low or high. If this happens, do not drive....
Glip 5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Glip 5mg 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
Glip 5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with+more
severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Glip 5mg 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 Glipizide , if a meal is skipped and add a dose of medicine if you eat an extra meal.
Frequently asked questions for Glip 5mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Glipizide
Q. Can you take glipizide with sulfa allergy?
You can take glipizide if you are not allergic to glipizide or drugs from the same class i.e. sulphonylureas, sulphonamides or to any ingredients of the glipizide table. Glipizide is not contraindicated in patient with sulfa allergy
Q. Can you take glipizide with or without metformin?
You can take glipizide with or without metformin. However, always follow doctor's advice regarding its use
Q. Can I take glipizide with insulin?
Yes. However, always follow doctor's advice regarding its use
Q. Can I take glipizide with levothyroxine?
When levothyroxine is taken with glipizide, it may compromise the blood sugar controlling effect of glipizide. However, levothyroxine and glipizide can be taken together at a dose and schedule advised by your doctor
Q. Can I take glipizide with paracetamol (Tylenol)?
Glipizide and paracetamol have no known adverse drug interactions and can be taken together. However, always follow doctor's advice regarding its use
Q. Can I take glipizide with ibuprofen?
Concomitant administration of glipizide with ibuprofen may cause excessive lowering of the blood sugar level (hypoglycemia).Ibuprofen can be taken with glipizide if indicated provided that you follow the advice of the doctor regarding the dose and schedule of use of drugs.
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