GLIPIZIDE

Product: 
GLIPIZIDE
Formulary: 
Generic Formulary
Category: 
Diabetes
Sub Group: 
ORAL ANTIDIABETICS & RELATED DRUGS
International Brand Name: 
Dosages: 
5 MG
Unit of Packing: 
Tablets
In treatment of: 
treatment of type Diabetes Mellitus
Adverse Effects: 
1. Hypoglycemia 2. Nausea 3. Vomiting 4. Diarrhoea 5. Constipation 6. Headache 7. Paresthesia 8. Hypersensitivity reactions 9. Rashes 10. Photosensitivity 11. Purpura 12. Transient leucopenia 13. Agranulocytosis
Contraiindication: 
1. Hypersensitivity to the drug 2. Diabetic ketoacidosis 3. Diabetic coma 4. Renal impairment 5. Hepatic impairment 6. Juvenile diabetes mellitus 7. Stress
Special Precaution: 
1. Malnourished and deliberate individuals 2. Strenous exercise and irregular meals may leads to hypoglycemia 3. Hepatic diseases 4. Renal diseases
Interaction: 
Hypoglycaemic effect of glipizide is enhanced by: Anticoagulants, Androgens, Chloramphenicol, Clofibrate, Fenfluramine, Fluconazole, Gemfibrozil, Histamine H2 antagonists, Magnesium Salts, Methyldopa, MAOIs, Phenylbutazone, Probenecid, Salicylates, Sulfinpyrazone, Sulfonamides, TCAs, & Urinary acidifiers. Hypoglycemic effect of glipizide inhibited by the following drugs: Beta-blockers, Cholestyramine, Diazoxide, Hydantoins, Rifampicin, Thiazide diuretics & Urinary alkalisers. Charcoal: Reduces the absorption of glipizide thus reducing its efficacy or toxicity. Digitalis glycosides: Coadministration results in increased digitalis serum levels.
Servings: 
Oral: Starts with 2.5 to 5mg daily; 30 minutes prior to breakfast. Adjust the dosage by increments of 2.5 to 5mg at weekly intervals up to 15mg/day as required.

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