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

Drug information on Glp (Glimepiride) from Intra Labs India Pvt. Ltd.

Glp

  Tablet  
Intra Labs India Pvt. Ltd.
Generic : Glimepiride
 260.00
1mg
100 Tablets
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Medical Condition(s) for which Glp may be prescribed


Side effects of Glp

   Most Common : Low blood sugar, temporary visual impairment and GI disturbances.

   Miscellaneous : Dizziness, weakness, headache, nausea/vomiting, lightheadedness, confusion and irritability.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

Adult- PO- Initial- The recommended starting dose is 1-2 mg once daily, with food. Maximum: 2mg/day.

How to use Glp?

It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with food.

When is Glp not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Contraindicated in patients with diabetic ketoacidosis, with or without coma, and hypersensitivity.

Warnings and Precautions for Glp

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of liver and kidney disease, ketoacidosis, elderly, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

• It may cause drowsiness, dizziness, blurred vision or lightheadedness, do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking this medication.

• Avoid alcohol consumption.

Other Precautions for Glp

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for Glp

Store it at room temperature and in an airtight container.



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