Glimulin (2 mg) Tablet Side Effects and usage

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Glimulin (2 mg) - Glimepiride- Tablet is manufactured by Healtheon (Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd.) and the main constituent generic drug is Glimepiride- 2 mg.

Glimulin (2 mg) Tablet Medicine Side effects and usage

Side Effects

Hypoglycaemia, temporary visual impairment, gastrointestinal disturbances.
Pruritus, erythema, morbilliform, maculopapular eruptions, leukopenia, agranulocytosis, thrombocytopenia, haemolytic anaemia, aplastic anaemia and pancytopenia, hyponatraemia, changes in accommmodation, blurred vision, jaundice.

Indications

Non-insulin dependent diabetes.

Contra Indications

Diabetic ketoacidosis with or without coma.
Hypersensitivity.

Caution

Increased risk of CV mortality.
Elderly, hepatic and renal impairment.
Syndrome of inappropriate secretion of antidiuretic hormone (SIADH)in patients with CHF or hepatic cirrhosis.
Pregnancy and lactation.

Cost

The cost of the drug per 1 Tablet is Rs.7.86 in India as of date.

Formulation

Glimulin (2 mg) Tablet mainly contains the generic formulation called as Glimepiride- 2 mg.

Glimulin (2 mg) Tablet Medicine Generics

Medicine Name: Glimulin (2 mg) Tablet
Manufacturer: Healtheon (Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd.)
Generic Molecule: Glimepiride

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