Read the side effects of Glibenclamide as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.
Nausea, vomiting, flatulence
, abdominal fullness, diarrhea, constipation, heartburn, liver dysfunction Skin:
Rash, skin swelling, photosensitivity reactions (skin reactions following exposure to sunlight) including porphyria cutanea tarda (which is associated with an enzyme deficiency) Blood:
Low blood counts, low blood glucose levels, low blood sodium levels Others:
Tiredness, weakness, fever, other allergic reactions, weight gain, joint or muscle pain, vasculitis
Other Precautions :
• Alcohol intake should be stopped while taking this drug since the combination can result in an unpleasant reaction called disulfiram-type reaction.
• Also, alcohol can also cause additional reduction in blood glucose levels.