Medicine Overview of Glycigon Tablet MR
Uses of Glycigon Tablet MR
Glycigon 60mg Tablet MR is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes.
Side effects of Glycigon Tablet MR
Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level), Nausea, Headache, Dizziness.
How to use Glycigon Tablet MR
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 60mg Tablet MR with food.
How Glycigon Tablet MR works
Glycigon 60mg tablet mr 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 MR
Expert advice for Glycigon Tablet MR
- Glycigon should be taken with food.
- You may get symptoms of hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level) with Glycigon. Symptoms are dizziness, nausea, tremor, sweating or confusion.
- The risk of hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level) may increase if you miss or delay the meal, consume alcohol or use antidiabetic medication like insulin.
- In most cases, the symptoms will quickly vanish if you take some kind of sugar (sugar candy/cubes).
- It should be avoided or used with caution if you are also taking nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents (NSAIDs), alcohol, β-blockers and ACE inhibitors.
- Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
- Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
- Do not change the dose without consulting your doctor.
Special precautions for Glycigon 60mg Tablet MR
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Glycigon 60mg Tablet MR 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.
Glycigon 60mg Tablet MR is probably safe to use during lacta+more
tion. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby....
Glycigon 60mg Tablet MR does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Glycigon 60mg Tablet MR should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Glycigon 60mg Tablet MR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.+more
Use of Glycigon 60mg Tablet MR is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease....
Use of Glycigon 60mg Tablet MR is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Glycigon 60mg Tablet MR should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Glycigon 60mg Tablet MR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.+more
Use of Glycigon 60mg Tablet MR is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease....
Use of Glycigon 60mg Tablet MR is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Onitraz 100mg Capsule, Decamycin 4mg Injection, Manoprolol 40mg Tablet, Nixitral 100mg Capsule
You should skip a dose of Gliclazide , if a meal is skipped and add a dose of medicine if you eat an extra meal.
Frequently asked questions for Glycigon 60mg Tablet MR
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.
User Submitted Feedback For Glycigon 60mg Tablet MR
Patients taking Glycigon 60mg Tablet MR
Twice A Day
Once A Day
What were the side-effects while using this medicine?
No Side Effect
How much was the improvement?
What are you using this medicine for?
Type 2 diabetes
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