Glizid-M

Glizid-M

Manufacturer:

Panacea Biotec

Distributor:

Biogenetech
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Gliclazide 80 mg, metformin HCl 500 mg
Indications/Uses
Type II DM, diabetes w/ or w/o obesity in adults.
Dosage/Direction for Use
1-2 tab once or bid. Max: 4 tab/day.
Administration
Should be taken with food.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity. Type I DM, renal or hepatic failure, alcoholism, type II DM complicated by severe ketosis & acidosis, diabetic precoma & coma, patients undergoing surgery, after severe trauma or during infections, COPD, CHD, cardiac failure, peripheral vascular disease. Pregnancy.
Special Precautions
Hypoglycemia. Lactic acidosis in patients w/ renal or hepatic impairment. Childn.
Adverse Reactions
Nausea, diarrhoea, gastric pain, constipation, vomiting, metallic taste in mouth; rash, pruritus, urticaria, erythema & flushing; headache & dizziness.
Drug Interactions
Reduced glycaemic control w/ diuretics, barbiturates, phenytoin, rifampicin, corticosteroids, estrogens & pure progestogens. May potentiate hypoglycaemic action w/ salicylates, phenylbutazone, sulfonamides, β-blockers, clofibric acid, vit K antagonist, allopurinol, theophylline, caffeine & MAOIs. Concomitant use w/ miconazole, perhexiline or cimetidine. Decreased oral bioavailability w/ acarbose & guar gum.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
A10BD02 - metformin and sulfonylureas ; Belongs to the class of combinations of oral blood glucose lowering drugs. Used in the treatment of diabetes.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Glizid-M tab
Packing/Price
10 × 10's
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