Glycigon 40mg Tablet

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Aristo Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd

Composition for Glycigon 40mg Tablet

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Alcohol
38.25
₹3.83/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Glycigon Tablet

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Uses of Glycigon Tablet

Glycigon 40mg Tablet is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes.
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Side effects of Glycigon Tablet

Common

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

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How to use Glycigon 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 Glycigon 40mg Tablet with food.

How Glycigon Tablet works

Glycigon 40mg 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 Glycigon Tablet

Expert advice for Glycigon Tablet

  • Glycigon helps to control blood sugar level and avoids long-term complications.
  • Take Glycigon 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 Glycigon.
  • 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 Glycigon.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Glycigon 40mg Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Glycigon 40mg 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.
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Lactation
Glycigon 40mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactatio
n. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
SAFE
Glycigon 40mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Glycigon 40mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Glycigon 40mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
Glycigon 40mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Glycigon 40mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Dexadran 4mg Injection, Decamycin 4mg Injection, Manoprolol 40mg Tablet, Nixitral 100mg Capsule

Missed Dosageuses

You should skip a dose of Gliclazide , if a meal is skipped and add a dose of medicine if you eat an extra meal.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Glycigon 40mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Gliclazide

Q. Is gliclazide the same as glipizide?
No,gliclazide and glipizide belong to a class of drugs known as sulphonylureas
Q. Is gliclazide a statin or, steroid?
No,gliclazide belongs to sulfonylurea category of antidiabetic drug class
Q. What is Glizid M?
Glizid M is a combination product that contains gliclazide and metformin. Both drugs are used to lower blood glucose levels in adult with type 2 diabetes mellitus that is not controlled by diet and exercise alone.

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