Sun-Glizide

Sun-Glizide

gliclazide

Manufacturer:

Sunward

Distributor:

Apex Pharma Marketing
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Gliclazide
Indications/Uses
NIDDM.
Dosage/Direction for Use
2 tab daily in the morning & evening.
Administration
Should be taken with food.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to other sulphonylureas. IDDM; diabetes complicated by ketosis & acidosis; diabetics undergoing surgery, after severe trauma or during infections.
Special Precautions
Pregnancy.
Adverse Reactions
Nausea, headache, rashes, GI disturbances.
Drug Interactions
Rifampicin, thiazide diuretics, adrenaline, chlorpromazine, corticosteroids, cyclophosphamide, diazoxide, gemfibrozil, INH, oestrogens, OCs, phenytoin & thyroid hormones. Chloramphenicol, fluconazole, miconazole & sulphonamides, other anti-inflammatory agents & analgesics including azapropazone, indobufen, phenylbutazone & salicylates; coumarin anticoagulants, heparin, lipid-regulating agents eg, clofibrate; halofenate, MAOIs.
MIMS Class
Antidiabetic Agents
ATC Classification
A10BB09 - gliclazide ; Belongs to the class of sulfonylureas. Used in the treatment of diabetes.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Sun-Glizide tab 80 mg
Packing/Price
10 × 10 × 10's
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