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Glenavon (Glimepiride) Drug Price and Information

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Glimepiride (Glenavon) is a sulfonylurea antidiabetic agent, prescribed for type 2 diabetes.It works by causing the pancreas to produce insulin.

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Glenavon - Overseas Healthcare Pvt. Ltd.

Glenavon Tablet  


Generic : Glimepiride
  48.5
1mg
10 Tablets
Price Updated on August 08, 2019

Substitute/Alternative Medication to Glenavon

When is Glenavon prescribed?

It is prescribed for -

Diabetes
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Glenavon(Glimepiride ): Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Is it better to take Glenavonin the morning or at night?

A: Glenavonshould be taken once daily in the morning before breakfast or the first main meal of the day (1 Trusted Source
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Q: What happens if Glenavonis taken more than the recommended dose?

A: Glenavonoverdose may cause hypoglycemia which result in confusion, palpitation, fatigue, drowsiness, anxiety, tachycardia, coma and seizures (2 Trusted Source
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Q: Who should avoid glimepiride?

A: Glenavonis not recommended for people who have diabetic ketoacidosis, type I diabetes, or hypersensitivity (2 Trusted Source
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Q: Does Glenavonaffect kidney?

A: Glenavonis safe, effective in diabetic patients with renal impairment. Patients with mild to severe kidney disease can take glimepiride, but they should start slowly and gradually increase the dose (3 Trusted Source
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Q: Does Glenavoncause weight gain?

A:  Glenavonmay cause weight gain. Sulfonylureas drugs commonly used to treat diabetes are associated with weight gain. Glenavonshould be used in combination with a healthy diet and regular exercise to help control weight gain (2 Trusted Source
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