Gliclazide + Rosiglitazone

Information about Gliclazide + Rosiglitazone

Gliclazide + Rosiglitazone Uses

Gliclazide+Rosiglitazone is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus.

How Gliclazide + Rosiglitazone works

Gliclazide + Rosiglitazone is a combination of two antidiabetic medicines: Gliclazide and Rosiglitazone. Gliclazide is a sulfonylurea which works by increasing the amount of insulin released by the pancreas in order to lower the blood glucose. Rosiglitazone is a thiazolidinedione which works by increasing the body's sensitivity to insulin. Together, they provide better control of blood sugar.

Common side effects of Gliclazide + Rosiglitazone

Hypoglycemia (low blood glucose level), Edema (swelling), Weight gain, Bone fracture, Blurred vision, Respiratory tract infection
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Available Medicine for Gliclazide + Rosiglitazone

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Expert advice for Gliclazide + Rosiglitazone

  • Take it as per the dose and duration prescribed by your doctor. 
  • Take it with the first main meal of the day (usually breakfast). 
  • It may 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 anxiety.
  • Inform your doctor if you notice weight gain, shortness of breath,  irregular heartbeat, or any abnormal swelling.
  • 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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