Medicine Overview of Glycitrol Tablet
How to use Glycitrol 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. Glycitrol 80mg Tablet is to be taken with food.
How Glycitrol Tablet works
Glycitrol 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 Glycitrol Tablet
Expert advice for Glycitrol 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.
Glycitrol Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Glycitrol Tablet
Alcohol intake may increase or decrease the blood sugar lowering action in an unpredictable way
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Glycitrol 80mg Tablet 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.
Glycitrol 80mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactati+more
on. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby....
Glycitrol 80mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Glycitrol 80mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Glycitrol 80mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.+more
These patients can experience very low blood sugar levels with this medicine, which may take a long time to come back to normal...
These patients can experience very low blood sugar levels with this medicine, which may take a long time to come back to normal
Glycitrol 80mg Tablet should be used with caution in patient+more
s with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Glycitrol 80mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Dexadran 4mg Injection, Itragreat 100mg Capsule, Decamycin 4mg Injection, Manoprolol 40mg Tablet
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 about Glycitrol Tablet
Frequently asked questions about 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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