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Loyzide 80 mg Tablet

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Composition for Loyzide 80 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Loyzide 80 mg Tablet

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MRP
79
₹7.9/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Loyzide Tablet

Uses of Loyzide Tablet

Loyzide 80 mg 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.

Loyzide Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of Loyzide are Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level), Nausea, Headache, Dizziness.

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

How Loyzide Tablet works

Loyzide 80 mg 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 Loyzide Tablet

Expert advice for Loyzide Tablet

  • Loyzide 80 mg Tablet helps decrease high blood sugar level and avoids long-term complications of diabetes. 
  • Take it shortly 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.
  • Monitor your blood sugar level regularly while you are taking this medicine. 
  • Be careful while driving or operating machinery until you know how Loyzide 80 mg Tablet affects you.
  • It can cause hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level) when used with other antidiabetic medicines, alcohol or if you delay or miss a meal. 
  • Always carry some sugary food or fruit juice with you in case you experience hypoglycemic symptoms such as cold sweats, cool pale skin, tremor, and anxious feeling.
  • Your doctor may check your liver function regularly. Inform your doctor if you develop symptoms such as abdominal pain, loss of appetite, or yellowing of the eyes or skin (jaundice).
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Loyzide Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Loyzide Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Alcohol intake may increase or decrease the blood sugar lowering action in an unpredictable way
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Loyzide 80 mg 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.
Lactation
Loyzide 80 mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
SAFE
Loyzide 80 mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Loyzide 80 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Loyzide 80 mg 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
Liver
Loyzide 80 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Loyzide 80 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Loyzide Tablet?uses

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

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Loyzide Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Gliclazide

Q. Is Loyzide useful in the management for prediabetes?
Loyzide 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 Loyzide for few days?
No, Loyzide 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 Loyzide be given to elderly patients?
Yes, Loyzide 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 Loyzide different from teneligliptin?
Both Loyzide 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. Loyzide 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 Loyzide if I have a sulfa allergy?
Use of Loyzide should be avoided if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to sulfonylureas or sulfonamides or any of the other ingredients of this medicine
Q. How is Loyzide different from metformin?
Both metformin and Loyzide 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 Loyzide causes very low blood sugar levels and weight gain.
Q. Does Loyzide cause weight gain?
Yes, Loyzide 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 Loyzide with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Loyzide with Trimethoprim
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Trimethoprim: Tmp
Loyzide with Rifampicin
SERIOUS
Loyzide with Betaxolol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Betaxolol: Glucoptic, Iobet
Loyzide with Collagen Peptide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Collagen Peptide: Nudiglue-C
Loyzide with Indapamide
SERIOUS
Loyzide with Clonidine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clonidine: Arkamin, Cloneon, Catapres
Loyzide with Chlorthalidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlorthalidone: Chlornol, Thiovas, Chlorfid, Lupiclor, Klorzid, Clovet, Thaloric, Thiaklor, Zione
Loyzide with Bisoprolol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Bisoprolol: Bisprol, Biselect, Concor, Trubis, Zabesta, Concor COR, Bisoheart, Bisokem, Bisocar, Bisveda
Loyzide with Celiprolol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Celiprolol: Celipress
Loyzide with Citalopram
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Citalopram: Olarc, Citopam, Cetadep, Topdep, Celica, Citalomine, Citalent, Citola, Cytop, Madam, Citalin, Citara, Lopram
Loyzide with Posaconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil
Loyzide with Hydrochlorothiazide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Hydrochlorothiazide: Hyros, Bpzide, Dizide, Xenia, Aquazide, Hydrazide, Thiazide, Hydride
Loyzide with Dapoxetine
SERIOUS
Loyzide with Beclometasone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Beclometasone: Beclate
Loyzide with Gemfibrozil
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Gemfibrozil: Losterol, Oxipace, Lopid, Regulipid
Loyzide with Clobetasol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clobetasol: Clobex
Loyzide with Pindolol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pindolol: Visken
Loyzide with Vilazodone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Vilazodone: Vilano, Vilamid, Vilazine, Valz, Zovane, Vilaxel, Neuvilaz
Loyzide with Selegiline
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Selegiline: Jumex
Loyzide with Rasagiline
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rasagiline: Rasalect, Relgin, Rasipar
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Loteprednol etabonate: Lotesol, Lotechek, Lotepred, Prednol LS, Lotenase, Loptica
Loyzide with Pancreatin
SERIOUS
Loyzide with Labetalol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Labetalol: Hyptol, Evabet, Labetamac, Pregnasafe, Tiplab, Labecor, Alpha Dip, Talobet, Gynapres L
Loyzide with Leflunomide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Leflunomide: Lefsum, Lefunid, Lefumide, Cleft, Lefno, Lefra, Arava, Lefrhum, Rumalef
Loyzide with Lactase
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lactase: Cry NO
Loyzide with Esmolol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Esmolol: Neotach, Esmocard
Loyzide with Ketoconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ketoconazole: Ketozoe, Ketazol, Tako, Hitoral, Hyporal, Hyphoral, Kanazole, Lirotek, Katwalk
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