Content Details
Written By
Writing in Sciences, PGCCL
Reviewed By
MBA (Hospital Management), MD (Pharmacology)
Last updated on:
14 May 2019 | 03:10 PM (IST)
Want to know more?
Read Our Editorial Policy
Have issue with the content?
Report Problem

Glisen-PM 1mg/500mg/15mg Tablet


Overview

Introduction

Glisen-PM 1mg/500mg/15mg Tablet is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus . It is a combination medicine that can control blood sugar better than single medication. This medicine should be used along with a proper diet and exercise for best results. It should be taken with food to avoid upset stomach and it may cause hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level) as a side effect. Monitor your blood sugar level regularly while you are taking this medicine.

Uses of Glisen-PM Tablet

Glisen-PM Tablet side effects

Common
  • Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level)
  • Nausea
  • Taste change
  • Diarrhea
  • Stomach pain
  • Headache
  • Edema (swelling)
  • Weight gain
  • Blurred vision
  • Bone fracture
  • Respiratory tract infection

How to use Glisen-PM 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. Glisen-PM 1mg/500mg/15mg Tablet is to be taken with food.
Glisen-PM 1mg/500mg/15mg Tablet may cause stomach upset if taken empty stomach.

How Glisen-PM Tablet works

Glisen-PM 1mg/500mg/15mg Tablet is a combination of three antidiabetic medicines: Glimepiride, Metformin and Pioglitazone. They work by different mechanisms to provide better control of blood sugar when single or dual therapy is not effective. Glimepiride is a sulfonylurea which works by increasing the amount of insulin released by the pancreas in order to lower the blood glucose. Metformin is a biguanide. It works by lowering glucose production in the liver, delaying glucose absorption from intestines and increasing the body's sensitivity to insulin. Pioglitazone is a thiazolidinedione which further increases insulin sensitivity.

Glisen-PM Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Glisen-PM 1mg/500mg/15mg Tablet. Taking pioglitazone with alcohol may affect blood glucose levels in patients with diabetes.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Glisen-PM 1mg/500mg/15mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the fetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Glisen-PM 1mg/500mg/15mg 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 Glisen-PM 1mg/500mg/15mg Tablet
Driving
Your ability to drive may be affected if your blood sugar is low or high. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Glisen-PM 1mg/500mg/15mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Glisen-PM 1mg/500mg/15mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Glisen-PM 1mg/500mg/15mg Tablet is, however, not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease. Regular monitoring of kidney function test is advisable while you are taking this medicine.
Liver
CAUTION
Glisen-PM 1mg/500mg/15mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Glisen-PM 1mg/500mg/15mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Glisen-PM 1mg/500mg/15mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Glisen-PM 1mg/500mg/15mg Tablet
₹8.93/Tablet
Ozomet-PG 1 Tablet
Ozone Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹2/Tablet
save 78%
Trigem 1 Tablet
Medley Pharmaceuticals
₹8.44/Tablet
save 5%
Pmg 1mg/500mg/15mg Tablet
Aretaeus Pharmaceuticals
₹5.49/Tablet
save 38%
Cognipride MP 1mg/500mg/15mg Tablet
Cognitive Life Sciences Ltd
₹6/Tablet
save 33%
Pioli MG 1 Tablet
Life Medicare & Biotech Pvt Ltd
₹4.33/Tablet
save 52%

Expert Advice

  • Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level) may occur when taken along with other antidiabetic medicines, alcohol or on delaying/skipping a meal. Carry a sugar source with you for immediate relief.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Glisen-PM

arrow
I have type-2 Diabetes taking trivolib1 And glisen mf 1 Two times a day.before meal.but.my sugar not controlled my.fbs sugar-236 And pp2bs.is 356 Pl,advisr what to do
Dr. Ila Jain Khandelwal
Pathologist
Hi I suggest you should consult your diabetologist or general practitinoer He will see all your previous records and review your treatment
I have type 2 diabetes. What precautions can I take to control it? I am taking medicines to control it for 6 years. I am taking Glisen VM 2 and Eternex T. But the blood sugar levels remains the same. And Eternex T has an bad effect on my health. I have got constipation due to Eternex. The Fasting Sugar Level is 176. and the P.P. suagr levvel is 310.
Dr. Sanjay Bhatt
Diabetes Specialist
It is not good control.A person can control his or her sugar levels by regular exercise and walk or regular aerobic exercises at least 30 to 45 minutes per day.MEDICAL NUTRITIONAL THERAPY THAT IS TO MAINTAIN CALORIES INTAKE AS PER BMI .TAKE HELP OF DIABETIC EDUCATOR. VISIT YOU DOCTOR AND LOW ALL WHAT DOCTOR SUGGESTED.IN TIME ALL ROUTINE INVESTIGATIONS SHOULD BE DONE.you souls not treat it as disease but start of a healthy life.Uncontrolled sugar levels for long time leads to lower limb weakness which is neuropathy and which is followed by foot ulcers and other complications.online prescription is not allowed without seeing pt.so contact doctor nearby for any change or dose adjustment or visit my clinic at gurgaon sector 52 RdCity snergy multi speciality clinic near SRS MARKET snergy 11:32 PM 11:32 PM Ic attach file black 24 px Type your message Ic send black 24 px About Us T & C
arrow
Do you have any questions related to Glisen-PM 1mg/500mg/15mg Tablet?

User Feedback


FAQs

Q. Can I drink alcohol while taking Glisen-PM?

No, it is not safe to drink alcohol while using Glisen-PM. Drinking alcohol may lower your blood sugar levels (hypoglycemia). Also, it can increase the chances of lactic acidosis.

Q. What should I inform the doctor before taking Glisen-PM?

Before taking Glisen-PM inform your doctor if you have congestive heart failure, kidney problems, liver problems, swelling of the back of the eye. Inform the doctor if you are pregnant, breastfeeding or a premenopausal woman. Let the doctor know if you are taking any prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.

Q. Can the use of Glisen-PM lead to Vitamin B12 deficiency?

Yes, the use of Glisen-PM can cause vitamin B12 deficiency as it contains metformin in it. On long-term use, it interferes with absorption of vitamin B12 in the stomach.

Q. Can the use of Glisen-PM cause hypoglycemia?

Yes, the use of Glisen-PM can cause hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level). Symptoms of hypoglycemia include nausea, headache, irritability, hunger, sweating, dizziness, fast heart rate and feeling anxious or shaky. It happens more often if you miss or delay your meal, drink alcohol, over-exercise or take other antidiabetic medicine along with it. So, regular monitoring of blood sugar level is important. Always carry some sugary item like a candy or chocolate with you.

Q. What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of Glisen-PM?

Keep this medicine in the container it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.

Related Products

Disclaimer: 1mg's sole intention is to ensure that its consumers get information that is expert-reviewed, accurate and trustworthy. However, the information contained herein should NOT be used as a substitute for the advice of a qualified physician. The information provided here is for informational purposes only. This may not cover all possible side effects, drug interactions or warnings or alerts. Please consult your doctor and discuss all your queries related to any disease or medicine. We intend to support, not replace, the doctor-patient relationship.
References
  1. Glimepiride. North Harrow, Middlesex: Accord Healthcare Limited; 2008 [revised 24 Jul. 2014]. [Accessed 08 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  2. Metformin hydrochloride oral solution. Gloversville, New York: Ranbaxy Pharmaceuticals Inc.; 2003. [Accessed 08 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  3. Pioglitazone hydrochloride. Wooburn Green, High Wycombe: Takeda UK Ltd.; 2000 [revised 13 Sep. 2018]. [Accessed 08 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
Alembic Road, Vadodara - 390 003, Gujarat,INDIA
A licensed pharmacy from your nearest location will deliver Glisen-PM 1mg/500mg/15mg Tablet. Once the pharmacy accepts your order, the details of the pharmacy will be shared with you. Acceptance of your order is based on the validity of your prescription and the availability of this medicine.
Best Price
₹100.43
MRP133.9  Get 25% OFF
Use coupon NEW25 to avail this offer on your first purchase. Valid only on orders above ₹800.
15 tablets in 1 strip
ADD TO CART

INDIA’S LARGEST HEALTHCARE PLATFORM

150M+
Visitors
25M+
Orders Delivered
1000+
Cities
Get the link to download App
+91
Reliable

All products displayed on 1mg are 100% genuine and all labs listed on the platform are accredited

Secure

1mg uses Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) 128-bit encryption and is Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) compliant

Affordable

Enjoy 20% off on allopathy medicines, up to 50% off on health products, up to 80% off on lab tests and free doctor consultations

India's only LegitScript and ISO/IEC 27001 certified online healthcare platform
Know More About 1mg
Access medical and health information

1mg provides you with medical information which is curated, written and verified by experts, accurate and trustworthy. Our experts create high-quality content about medicines, diseases, lab investigations, Over-The-Counter (OTC) health products, Ayurvedic herbs/ingredients, and alternative remedies.

Order medicines online

Get free medicine home delivery in over 1000 cities across India. You can also order Ayurvedic, Homeopathic and other Over-The-Counter (OTC) health products. Your safety is our top priority. All products displayed on 1mg are 100% genuine.

Book lab tests

Book any lab tests and preventive health packages from certified labs and get tested from the comfort of your home. Enjoy free home sample collection, view reports online and consult a doctor online for free.

Consult a doctor online

Got a health query? Consult doctors online from the comfort of your home for free. Chat privately with our registered medical specialists to connect directly with verified doctors. Your privacy is guaranteed.