DM of the maturity onset type, which cannot be controlled by diet alone.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Initially, 40 mg daily, may increase up to 320 mg daily. Doses >160 mg should be taken in 2 divided doses.
Should be taken with food.
Diabetes complicated by acidosis, ketosis or coma. History of repeated episodes of ketoacidosis or coma. Juvenile onset diabetes & unstable or brittle diabetes. Severe renal & hepatic insufficiency. Pregnancy & lactation.
Acute complications eg, severe trauma, fever, infection or surgery.