Glix

Glix

glipizide

Manufacturer:

Y.S.P. Industries

Distributor:

Y.S.P. Industries
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Glipizide
Indications/Uses
NIDDM.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Initially, 2.5-5 mg daily. Dosage should be adjusted according to response; up to 15 mg may be given as a single dose. Max: 40 mg daily in divided doses.
Administration
Should be taken on an empty stomach: Take 30 min before breakfast.
Contraindications
Diabetic ketoacidosis w/ or w/o coma; Juvenile, growth onset or brittle DM. Severe renal or hepatic impairment.
Special Precautions
Renal or hepatic impairment. Pregnancy & lactation. Elderly, debilitated patients.
Adverse Reactions
Hypoglycaemia, GI disturbances, allergic skin reactions, blood dyscrasias.
Drug Interactions
NSAIDs, highly protein-bound drugs, salicylates, sulfonamides, chloramphenicol, probenecid, MAOIs, β-blockers.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
A10BB07 - glipizide ; Belongs to the class of sulfonylureas. Used in the treatment of diabetes.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Glix tab 5 mg
Packing/Price
50 × 10's
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