Glytop 2.5mg Tablet SR

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Composition for Glytop 2.5mg Tablet SR

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₹1.24/Tablet SR
10 tablet sr in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Glytop Tablet SR

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Uses of Glytop Tablet SR

Glytop 2.5mg Tablet SR is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes.
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Side effects of Glytop Tablet SR

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

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How to use Glytop Tablet SR

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 Glytop 2.5mg Tablet SR empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).

How Glytop Tablet SR works

Glytop 2.5mg tablet sr 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 Glytop Tablet SR

Expert advice for Glytop Tablet SR

  • Glytop should be taken with food.
  • You may get symptoms of hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level) with Glytop. 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.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Glytop 2.5mg Tablet SR
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Alcohol may reduce blood sugar levels in diabetic patients.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Glytop 2.5mg Tablet SR 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
Glytop 2.5mg Tablet SR is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.

Monitoring of the breastfed infant's blood glucose is advisable during maternal therapy with Glytop 2.5mg Tablet SR
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Driving
Your ability to drive may be affected if your blood sugar is
low or high. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Glytop 2.5mg Tablet SR should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Glytop 2.5mg Tablet SR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Glytop 2.5mg Tablet SR is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease. These patients can experience very low blood sugar levels which may become normal after a long time.
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Liver
CAUTION
Glytop 2.5mg Tablet SR should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Glytop 2.5mg Tablet SR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Glytop 2.5mg Tablet SR is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease. These patients can experience very low blood sugar levels which may become normal after a long time.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Onitraz 100mg Capsule, Decamycin 4mg Injection, Manoprolol 40mg Tablet, Nixitral 100mg Capsule

Missed Dosageuses

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

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Glytop 2.5mg Tablet SR

Frequently asked questions for Glipizide

Q. Can you take glipizide with sulfa allergy?
You can take glipizide if you are not allergic to glipizide or drugs from the same class i.e. sulphonylureas, sulphonamides or to any ingredients of the glipizide table. Glipizide is not contraindicated in patient with sulfa allergy
Q. Can you take glipizide with or without metformin?
You can take glipizide with or without metformin. However, always follow doctor's advice regarding its use
Q. Can I take glipizide with insulin?
Yes. However, always follow doctor's advice regarding its use
Q. Can I take glipizide with levothyroxine?
When levothyroxine is taken with glipizide, it may compromise the blood sugar controlling effect of glipizide. However, levothyroxine and glipizide can be taken together at a dose and schedule advised by your doctor
Q. Can I take glipizide with paracetamol (Tylenol)?
Glipizide and paracetamol have no known adverse drug interactions and can be taken together. However, always follow doctor's advice regarding its use
Q. Can I take glipizide with ibuprofen?
Concomitant administration of glipizide with ibuprofen may cause excessive lowering of the blood sugar level (hypoglycemia).Ibuprofen can be taken with glipizide if indicated provided that you follow the advice of the doctor regarding the dose and schedule of use of drugs.
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