Buy Glybovin 5mg Online
Glybovin 5 MG Tablet is a fast acting oral anti-diabetic medicine used to control blood sugar levels in type II diabetic patients. It belongs to a group of medicines known as sulfonylureas.
How To Glybovin 5mg Work?
Glybovin 5mg Tablet is an anti-diabetic medication (sulphonylurea). It works by increasing the amount of insulin released by the pancreas in order to lower the blood glucose.
What is Glybovin 5mg Tablet?
Glybovin 5 MG Tablet is used in the treatment of diabetes mellitus. Insulin, a hormone produced by the body metabolizes sugar in the blood. When the body does not produce insulin in the required amounts, the blood sugar level in the body increases. This results in diabetes.
A diabetic patient has to maintain his blood sugar levels by following a healthy lifestyle like avoiding sugar in food. Glybovin 5 MG Tablet activates the pancreas to secrete more insulin. This medication is taken alongside a healthy diet. More insulin helps to reduce the level of sugar in the blood.
Consult with your doctor if you have the following conditions – you are pregnant or breast feeding; allergic reactions to a medicine; problems in the kidney or liver. Let your doctor if you are taking other medications before starting a course of Glybovin 5 MG Tablet.
Follow the prescribed dosage carefully which is around 5 mg on a daily basis. It is recommended to skip a dose if you have missed one, do not take multiple doses at once. You may experience certain side effects like nausea, constipation, low blood sugar, weight gain and diarrhea after taking this medication. Consult a doctor immediately if you experience these side effects. The side effects generally tend to improve as the body gets used to the medication.
It is advised to store the medication in a dry and cool place. Make sure the medicine is not exposed to direct light.
Drug interaction of Glybovin 5mg
Increased Risk Of Hypoglycaemia When Used With Β-Blockers. Additive Hypoglycaemic Effect With Insulin And Other Antidiabetic Drugs.
Metabolism May Be Reduced By Chloramphenicol And Cimetidine. Increased Hypoglycemic Effect When Used With Cyclic Antidepressants, Pegvisomant, Corticosteroids, Salicylates, Sulfonamide Derivatives (Except Sulfacetamide) Or Fibric Acid Derivatives. Concurrent Use May Increase Serum Levels Of Ciclosporin. Increased Serum Levels When Used With Fluconazole.
Metabolism Of Glibenclamide May Be Increased When Used With Rifampin. Concurrent Use With Coumarin Derivatives May Cause Changes In INR. Concurrent Admin With Chloestyramine Resin May Lead To Reduced Absorption Of Glibenclamide.
Serum Levels May Be Reduced By Colesevelam. Therapeutic Efficacy May Be Diminished By Luteinizing-Hormone Releasing Hormone Analogs.
Concurrent Use May Increase Adverse Effects Of Phenytoin. Quinolone Antibiotics May Affect The Efficacy Of Glibenclamide; Monitor Blood Sugar Levels.
Hypoglycaemic Effect May Be Reduced By Somatropin. Potentially Fatal: Increased Risk Of Liver Toxicity When Used With Bosentan; Avoid Concurrent Use.
Side Effects of Glybovin 5mg
- Abdominal fullness
- Yellowing of skin and eyes
- Dark colored urine
- Fever or chills
- Swelling of face, lips, eyelids, tongue, hands and feet
- Unusual bleeding
- Fast heartbeat
- Unusual tiredness and weakness
Warning And Precaution of Glybovin 5mg tablet
Pregnancy - Use of this medicine in pregnant women is not recommended unless absolutely necessary. It should be used only when the benefits clearly outweigh the risks involved. It is advised to consult your doctor before taking this medicine.
Breast-feeding - Use of this medicine is not recommended while breastfeeding. Monitoring of the infant for signs of decreased blood sugar may be required if this medicine is taken. You should consult your doctor before taking this medicine.
Hypoglycemia - This medicine can cause moderate to severe lowering of blood glucose levels. The risks are even greater for the elderly, people who are malnourished, and people suffering from kidney / pituitary gland disorders. You should report any such incidence to the doctor. Carry a reliable source of glucose like sugar candy to counteract the effect of low blood sugar levels.
Stress - This medicine should be discontinued and alternative measures to lower blood sugar should be initiated if you have a high level of stress. Stress may be due to an infection, fever, trauma or a recent surgery. Report any such instance to the doctor.
Liver disease - This medicine should be used with caution if you have a liver disease or the normal function of the liver is impaired.
Kidney disease - This medicine should be used with caution if you have a kidney disease or the normal function is impaired.
Heart disease - This medicine has been associated with severe to fatal adverse effects on the heart and blood vessels. It should be used with extreme caution in such patients or alternate medicines to control blood sugar levels should be considered. Report any historic or active incidence of heart disease to the doctor before receiving this medicine.
Weight gain - This medicine can cause mild to moderate weight gain on consumption.
Hemolytic anemia - This medicine can cause Hemolytic Anemia if you have a rare genetic disorder called G6PD Deficiency.
Alcohol use - Use of alcohol should be restricted or minimized while taking this medicine.
Diet and exercise - It is recommended to have a regulated diet and exercise regularly while taking any anti-diabetic medication for achieving better results.
Photo-sensitivity - This medicine may cause allergic skin reactions when exposed to the sun. Take precautionary measures while you are taking this medicine.
Change of medications - You may experience some temporary side effects if there is a change in current medication used for diabetes. This overlapping effect is because of the change from one medicine to another. Regular monitoring of blood sugar levels might be required in these cases.
Pediatric use - Use of this medicine in patients below 18 years of age is not recommended.
Uses of Glybovin 5mg
Glibenclamide is used to control the blood glucose levels in type 2 diabetes. It also helps in reducing the complications associated with type 2 diabetes. Glibenclamide should be used in conjunction with proper diet and exercise regimen for effective glycemic control.
Storage of Glybovin 5mg
Storage Keep your tablets in the pack until it is time to take them. If you take the tablets out the pack they may not keep as well.
Keep it in a cool dry place where the temperature stays below 25oC. Do not store it or any other medicine in the bathroom or near a sink.
Do not leave it in the car or on window sills. Heat and dampness can destroy some medicines. Keep it where children cannot reach it. A locked cupboard at least one-and a-half metres above the ground is good place to store medicines.
Disposal If your doctor tells you to stop taking the tablets or the tablets have passed their expiry date, ask your pharmacist what to do with any tablets that are left over.