Glycomet GP (500+1)mg
|Generic For||Glycomet GP|
|Generic Name||Metformin + Glimepiride|
Glycomet GP - (500+1) mg (Metformin and Glimepiride)
Glycomet GP (500+1) mg is an oral antidiabetic medicine that is used to treat type-2 diabetes and limited cases of type-1 diabetes. Its active ingredient metformin is included under the hypoglycemic drug that promotes insulin using pancreatic beta cells. This ingredient can also improve body cells' sensitivity to the insulin. You can buy Glycomet GP - (500+1) mg very easily and it is widely prescribed for the treatment of blood sugar. This medicine is manufactured by US Vitamins, a prominent healthcare company in India.
What is Glycomet GP mg used for?
Glycomet GP (500+1) mg is an antidiabetic medication as it can lower blood sugar level considerably over a period of time. This drug is also used in combination with other medicines to treat diabetes, but your doctor can determine the appropriate dosage. This drug must be supported with a well-balanced, calorie-controlled diet comprising healthy fruits and vegetables. Remember that this medicine can only control diabetes, not cure it.
How does Glycomet GP work?
Metformin hydrochloride, the active ingredient of Glycomet GP can decrease high blood glucose/hyperglycemia, and it can help your body to efficiently utilize insulin released by the pancreas. Moreover, Metformin decreases hepatic gluconeogenesis and, at the same time, decreases intestinal absorption of glucose.
Another active ingredient, Glimepiride ties along with the potassium channel and depolarizes membrane. Thereafter, it activates calcium, iron inflow and induces insulin secretion. It can can also stimulate the insulin release from functioning pancreatic β-cells and it inhibits gluconeogenesis in hepatic cells. Both the ingredients can increase insulin sensitivity, so they can cure type-2 and type-1 (insulin-dependent) diabetes. Metformin is also known to treat the complications of cardiovascular diabetes.
Where to buy Glycomet GP online?
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What does Glycomet GP contain?
Glycomet GP has metformin (500 mg) and Glimepiride (1 mg). Metformin can suppress the production of glucose by the liver and Glimepiride is an oral hypoglycemic medicine that promotes insulin production from pancreatic beta cells.
What are the side effects of Glycomet GP?
There are some common side effects of this drug that include:
- Metallic taste
- Allergic skin reactions
- Hemolytic anemia
- Photosensitivity reactions
- Isolated transaminase elevations
- Aplastic anemia
- Cholestatic jaundice
- Blurred vision
Another side effect, lactic acidosis could be potentially fatal if you leave it unattended. You have to discuss with your doctor if any side effects of the medicine are affecting your health.
What medications interact with Glycomet GP?
Glycomet GP (500�) mg may interact with some drugs such as:
Apart from these, this medicine’s administration with propranolol may increase Cmax, AUC, and T1/2 of glimepiride. Moreover, coumarins, probenecid, MAOs, salicylates, sulfonamides, chloramphenicol, and beta blockers can change the hypoglycemic action of glimepiride. Furosemide also increases the Cmax of metformin.
When should Glycomet GP not be used?
Glycomet GP 500� mg should not be used in patients with known hypersensitivity to Glimepiride, Metformin, or to any of the ingredients of the formulation.
How should Glycomet GP be taken?
The initial dosage of Glycomet GP for adults is 500 mg at least once or twice a day. It should not be more than 1000 mg. The medication course should be as long as recommended by your doctor. You can take its tablet with a glass of water after having food. Avoid excess intake,s this drug as it may raise the problems like weakness, hunger, loss of appetite, and a decrease in heart rate.
How long should Glycomet GP be used?
Continue using Glycomet GP (500�) for as long as your physician recommends you to.
Missed dose of Glycomet GP?
In case you have missed a dose of this drug for one day, you can consume it next day less an hour of your routine meal. Else, never double up the dose to make up the damage of missed doses.
How should Glycomet GP be stored?
You can Store Glycomet GP in a cool and dry place, but protect it from pets and children as it can harm them.