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Glito 15 mg Tablet


Overview

Introduction of Glito Tablet

Glito 15 mg Tablet is a medicine used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes. It helps to lower the blood sugar level and prevents long-term complications of diabetes. Using it with regular exercise and a healthy diet provides the best results. It can be used in combination with other diabetes medicines. It may occasionally cause weight gain and swelling due to fluid retention in some patients.

Uses of Glito Tablet

Glito Tablet side effects

Common
  • Weight gain
  • Blurred vision
  • Respiratory tract infection
  • Numbness
  • Bone fracture

How to use Glito 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. Glito 15 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Glito Tablet works

Glito 15 mg Tablet is an anti-diabetic medication. It works by increasing the body's sensitivity to insulin, a natural substance that helps control blood sugar levels.

Glito Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Glito 15 mg Tablet. Taking pioglitazone with alcohol may affect blood glucose levels in patients with diabetes.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Glito 15 mg 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
Glito 15 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 Glito 15 mg Tablet
Driving
SAFE
Glito 15 mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Glito 15 mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Glito 15 mg Tablet is recommended.
Use of Glito 15 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients undergoing dialysis.
Liver
CAUTION
Glito 15 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Glito 15 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Glito 15 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Glito Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Glito 15 mg Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Alternate Brands

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Expert Advice

  • Full effect may be visible after several weeks of starting Glito 15 mg Tablet.
  • Notify your doctor if you experience shortness of breath, heart problems, or any abnormal swelling.
  • May not be suitable for patients with a history of heart failure or bladder cancer.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Glito with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Budojet
SERIOUS
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SERIOUS
Brand(s): Zencort-M, Welone
SERIOUS
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SERIOUS
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SERIOUS
Brand(s): Nudiglue-C
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Kopram
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Acert, Dipain
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Flotin, Serodep
SERIOUS

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Glito

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Sir/madam Diabetes type--Type-2 Diabetes Im taking 1 tablet in morning after TIFFIN. Tablet--GLYCOMET-GP2 FORTE. This 1 tablet sufficient as my Diabetes checkup results.& My liver Mildly enlarged this is my problem so pls expalin only 1 Tablet wii effect on any parts of my body Pls ExplainFBS-170 PPBS-190
Dr. Sanjay Bhatt
Diabetes Specialist
Need to examine and priscribe medicine for you.Without examine , can't priscribe any medicine in your case.so plz consult doctor near by or can visit our clinic
I have type 2 diabetes. Can I use IME-9 tablets.if yes. Tell me the dosage and when
Dr. Deepak Kumar Soni
Skin Specialist
yes you can usehttps://www.1mg.com/otc/ime-9-tablet-otc3286611-1 Tablet after lunch & dinner,take this medicine along with your treatment
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References
  1. Powers AC, D’Alessio D. Endocrine Pancreas and Pharmacotherapy of Diabetes Mellitus and Hypoglycemia. In: Brunton LL, Chabner BA, Knollmann BC, editors. Goodman & Gilman’s: The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics. 12th ed. New York, New York: McGraw-Hill Medical; 2011. pp. 1259-61.
  2. Nolte MS. Pancreatic hormones and antidiabetic drugs. In: Katzung BG, Masters SB, Trevor AJ, editors. Basic and Clinical Pharmacology. 11th ed. New Delhi, India: Tata McGraw Hill Education Private Limited; 2009. pp. 742-43.
  3. Briggs GG, Freeman RK, editors. A Reference Guide to Fetal and Neonatal Risk: Drugs in Pregnancy and Lactation. 10th ed. Philadelphia, PA: Wolters Kluwer Health; 2015. pp. 1124-25.
  4. Pioglitazone hydrochloride. Wooburn Green, High Wycombe: Takeda UK Ltd.; 2000 [revised 13 Sep. 2018]. [Accessed 28 Jan. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  5. Pioglitazone. Deerfield, Illinois; Takeda Pharmaceuticals America, Inc.; 1999 [revised Nov. 2013]. [Accessed 28 Jan. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
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