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INFORMATION ABOUT GLIBENCLAMIDE 2.5 MG + METFORMIN 500 MG

GLIBENCLAMIDE 2.5 MG + METFORMIN 500 MG uses

GLIBENCLAMIDE 2.5 MG + METFORMIN 500 MG is the combination of two drugs: Glibenclamide (Sulfonylurea) and Metformin (Biguanide). GLIBENCLAMIDE 2.5 MG + METFORMIN 500 MG is used in the treatment of type-II diabetes.

Common side-effects

• Nausea
• Vomiting
• Diarrhoea
• Poor appetite

It is not necessary for all people to experience the above side-effects.

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR GLIBENCLAMIDE 2.5 MG + METFORMIN 500 MG

• Take GLIBENCLAMIDE 2.5 MG + METFORMIN 500 MG with meals, preferably carbohydrates, for best results.
• Maintain healthy and balanced diet. Please do not skip meals. Try to include exercise in your schedule, even if it is taking the stairs or walking around the block.
• Inform your doctor if you are scheduled for a surgery. Your doctor might recommend you to discontinue GLIBENCLAMIDE 2.5 MG + METFORMIN 500 MG.
• Always check with your doctor before taking GLIBENCLAMIDE 2.5 MG + METFORMIN 500 MG if you are pregnant or breast-feeding.
• Avoid consumption of alcohol while on GLIBENCLAMIDE 2.5 MG + METFORMIN 500 MG medication.
• If you feel dizzy or drowsy or experience blurred vision, please do not drive or operate heavy machinery.
• Take GLIBENCLAMIDE 2.5 MG + METFORMIN 500 MG with caution if you have alcohol addiction, severe dehydration, serious infection, shock, recent heart attack, kidney or heart diseases.
• Inform your doctor about all your current and past medicines, including over-the-counter medicines and herbal products.
• Do not take GLIBENCLAMIDE 2.5 MG + METFORMIN 500 MG if you are allergic to glibenclamide or metformin. If you observe any allergic reactions, immediately contact the doctor.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Q) How does GLIBENCLAMIDE 2.5 MG + METFORMIN 500 MG work? A) GLIBENCLAMIDE 2.5 MG + METFORMIN 500 MG is the combination of two drugs: Glibenclamide (Sulfonylurea) and Metformin (Biguanide). Glibenclamide works by provoking insulin release from pancreas. Insulin in turn reduces the blood glucose levels. Metformin works by decreasing the glucose synthesis in liver (most of the body’s glucose is synthesised in the liver) and increases the glucose uptake by tissues. Metformin does not cause release of insulin.
Q) Does GLIBENCLAMIDE 2.5 MG + METFORMIN 500 MG cause hypoglycaemia (low blood sugar levels)? A) Yes, GLIBENCLAMIDE 2.5 MG + METFORMIN 500 MG might cause hypoglycaemia. Although this is a common side effect, not everyone who takes GLIBENCLAMIDE 2.5 MG + METFORMIN 500 MG experiences hypoglycaemia. Taking GLIBENCLAMIDE 2.5 MG + METFORMIN 500 MG with carbohydrate-rich food might reduce the occurrence of hypoglycaemia.
Q) Does GLIBENCLAMIDE 2.5 MG + METFORMIN 500 MG cause change in taste? A) Yes, some patients who take GLIBENCLAMIDE 2.5 MG + METFORMIN 500 MG might experience change of taste such as metallic taste. However, not everyone who takes GLIBENCLAMIDE 2.5 MG + METFORMIN 500 MG experiences these changes. If it becomes uncomfortable or unpleasant, please do not discontinue GLIBENCLAMIDE 2.5 MG + METFORMIN 500 MG and contact your doctor.
Q) Can I take GLIBENCLAMIDE 2.5 MG + METFORMIN 500 MG with painkillers? A) No, you are recommended not to take painkillers with GLIBENCLAMIDE 2.5 MG + METFORMIN 500 MG. Both NSAIDs and corticosteroids are prescribed for pain and inflammation. Both of these are not recommended to take with GLIBENCLAMIDE 2.5 MG + METFORMIN 500 MG as it might cause harmful side effects.
Q) Does GLIBENCLAMIDE 2.5 MG + METFORMIN 500 MG cause weight gain? A) Yes, GLIBENCLAMIDE 2.5 MG + METFORMIN 500 MG might cause weight gain in some patients. You are recommended to monitor your weight regularly while on GLIBENCLAMIDE 2.5 MG + METFORMIN 500 MG medication.

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