Contraindicated in patients with diabetic-ketoacidosis, severe liver and kidney impairment, and hypersensitivity.
PO- Initially start with 160mgs daily in two divided doses. May go up to 320 mgs daily in two divided doses.
It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with food.
• Caution should be exercised in patients with history of liver, kidney problems, any allergy, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
• Monitor bloodsugar level regularly while taking this medication.
GI disturbances, skin reaction, decrease in blood cell counts, jaundice, vomiting, diarrhea and stomach inflammation.
Avoid excess dosage.
Store it at room temperature.
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