Glycomet GP 2
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Glycomet-GP 2 Tablet Sr is a drug that is used on treating patients suffering from type 2 Diabetes, who cant control blood sugar levels through diet and exercise alone. Hence this drug is used to enhance the positive effects of diet and exercise with respect to blood sugar. It is also used in combination with other anti-diabetic medicines. It is a type of sulfonylurea anti diabetic medicine, that helps the pancreas in releasing insulin thus helping reduce the blood sugar level. It belongs to a class of drugs known as sulfonylureas.
Glycomet GP 2 Tablet is used for Maturity onset diabetes, Treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus, Type 2 diabetes mellitus, Treating the type 2 diabetes mellitus, Type 2 diabetes, Polycystic ovary syndrome and other conditions. Glycomet GP 2 Tablet may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Glycomet GP 2 Tablet contains Glimepiride and Metformin as active ingredients. Glycomet GP 2 Tablet works by increasing the amount of insulin released by the pancreas; decreasing the amount of glucose and controls the amount of glucose in the blood; USV manufactures Glycomet GP 2 Tablet.
What is Glycomet GP 2 Tablet?
Glycomet-GP 2 Tablet Sr is a drug that is used on treating patients suffering from type 2 Diabetes,who can’t control sugar levels through diet and exercise alone. Hence this drug is used to enhance the effects of diet and exercise. It is also used along with other anti-diabetic medicines.
It is a type of sulfonylurea anti diabetic medicine which helps the pancreas in releasing insulin thus helping reduce the blood sugar level.It belongs to a class of drugs known as sulfonylureas. Glycomet-GP 2 Tablet Sr is available in oral tablet form.
Before starting a course of the medication, there are certain precautions that need to be taken. Firstly, any form of allergy must be mentioned to the the consulting doctor. Also, if you have any history of kidney or liver diseases, it should be mentioned to the doctor.
Glycomet-GP 2 Tablet Sr makes the skin much more sensitive to the sun. Hence, if you are using this medication, use sunscreen to avoid skin problems.
Limit the intake of alcohol during medication. Also inform the doctor if you are currently using any prescribed drugs or diet supplement. This drug shouldn’t be used by pregnant women.
If you had a surgery recently, it is advisable not to take this medicine. The starting dose for Glycomet-GP 2 Tablet Sr is a 1mg tablet once every day.
Mechanism Action Of Glycomet GP 2
Glycomet-GP 2 Tablet is a combination of two antidiabetic medicines: Glimepiride and Metformin. Glimepiride is a sulfonylurea which works by increasing the amount of insulin released by the pancreas in order to lower the blood glucose. Metformin is a biguanide which works by lowering glucose production in the liver, delaying glucose absorption from intestines and increasing the body's sensitivity to insulin.
How To Take Glycomet GP 2 Tablet?
- Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor.
- Swallow it as a whole.
- Do not chew, crush or break it.
- Glycomet-GP 2 Tablet is to be taken with food.
- Glycomet-GP 2 Tablet may cause stomach upset if taken empty stomach.
Side Effects of Glycomet GP 2
- Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level),
- Altered taste,
- Stomach pain,
- Upper respiratory tract infection.
Precaution of Glycomet GP 2 tablet
Glimepiride+Metformin is a combination medicine to lower blood sugar.
You should continue to exercise regularly and take a healthy diet.
You may experience an upset stomach with nausea and diarrhoea in the first two weeks. Take it with food to avoid an upset stomach.
Tell your doctor if you experience rapid breathing, ongoing nausea, vomiting, or stomach pain.
Limit alcohol consumption when taking Glimepiride+Metformin.
Warning of Glycomet GP 2 tablet
Taking metformin with alcohol can cause lactic acidosis and you may experience malaise, respiratory distress, slow or irregular heartbeat, sleepiness, stomach upset, or other unusual symptoms..
Glycomet-GP 2 Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Glycomet-GP 2 Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Your ability to drive may be affected if your blood sugar is low or high. If this happens, do not drive.
Glycomet-GP 2 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Glycomet-GP 2 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Glycomet-GP 2 Tablet is, however, not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease. Regular monitoring of kidney function test is advisable while you are taking this medicine.
Glycomet-GP 2 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Glycomet-GP 2 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Glycomet-GP 2 Tablet is generally started with low dose in patients with mild to moderate liver disease and its use is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
Uses of Glycomet GP 2
Glycomet-GP 2 Tablet is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes.
Storage of Glycomet GP 2
- Store in a cool, dry place away from the reach of children.
- Medicines must not be used past the expiry date.