Glimarex

Glimarex Drug Interactions

glimepiride

Manufacturer:

Taiwan Biotech

Distributor:

New Smart Formulae
Full Prescribing Info
Drug Interactions
Patients who take or discontinue taking certain other medicines while undergoing treatment with Glimepiride may experience changes in blood glucose control. The following interactions must be considered: Potentiation of the blood-glucose-lowering effect and thus in some instances hypoglycaemia may occur when one of the following drugs is taken, for example, insulin and other oral antidiabetics, MAO inhibitors, ACE inhibitors, miconazole, anabolic steroids and male sex hormones, para-aminosalicylic acid, chloramphenicol, pentoxifyline (high dose parenteral), coumarin derivatives, phenylbutazone, azapropazone, oxyphenbutazone, cyclophospamide, probenecid, disopyramide, quinolones, fenfluramine, salicylates, fenyramidol, sulphinpyrazone, fibrates, sulfonamide antibiotics, flouxetine, tetracyclines, guanethidine, tritoqualine, trofosfamide.
Weakening of the blood-glucose-lowering effect and thus raised glucose levels may occur when one of the following drugs is taken, for example: acetazolamide, laxatives (after protracted use), barbiturates, nicotinic acid.
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