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

Drug information on GMR (Glimepiride) from Signova Pharma Pvt. Ltd.

GMR

  Tablet  
Signova Pharma Pvt. Ltd.
Generic : Glimepiride
 27.00
1mg
10 Tablets
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Medical Condition(s) for which GMR may be prescribed


Side effects of GMR

   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 GMR?

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

When is GMR not to be taken? (Contraindications)

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

Warnings and Precautions for GMR

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 GMR

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for GMR

Store it at room temperature and in an airtight container.



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