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Glized 80mg Tablet

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Composition for Glized 80mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Glized 80mg Tablet

10 tablets in 1 strip

Medicine Overview of Glized Tablet


Uses of Glized Tablet

Glized 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.

Glized Tablet side effects


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


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

How Glized Tablet works

Glized 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 Glized Tablet

Expert advice for Glized 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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Glized Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Glized Tablet
Alcohol intake may increase or decrease the blood sugar lowering action in an unpredictable way
Glized 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.
Glized 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.
Glized 80mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Glized 80mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Glized 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
Glized 80mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Glized 80mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Glized Tablet?uses

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

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Glized Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Gliclazide

Q. Is Glized useful in the management for prediabetes?
Glized 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 Glized for few days?
No, Glized 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 Glized be given to elderly patients?
Yes, Glized 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 Glized different from teneligliptin?
Both Glized 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. Glized 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 Glized if I have a sulfa allergy?
Use of Glized should be avoided if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to sulfonylureas or sulfonamides or any of the other ingredients of this medicine
Q. How is Glized different from metformin?
Both metformin and Glized 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 Glized causes very low blood sugar levels and weight gain.
Q. Does Glized cause weight gain?
Yes, Glized 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 Glized with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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Medicines with composition Ketoconazole: Hyporal, Hyphoral, Kanazole, Lirotek, Denon, Triket
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Glized with Spironolactone
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