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Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's

Manufacturer/Marketer

Usv Pvt Ltd

Composition

GLIPIZIDE-5MG

Consume Type

ORAL

In Stock

Prescription Required
Product Details

About Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's

Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's belongs to the group of antidiabetic medicines called 'sulfonylureas' used to treat type-2 diabetes mellitus when diet and exercise alone cannot control their blood sugar levels. Type-2 diabetes mellitus is also known as non-insulin-dependent diabetes. Diabetes is a condition in which blood glucose levels are above normal.
 
Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's contains 'Glipizide' which works by increasing insulin production by stimulating insulin secretion from the beta cells of the pancreas, thereby reducing high blood glucose (sugar) levels. 
 
You are advised to take Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's for as long as your doctor has prescribed it for you, depending on your medical condition. In some cases, you may experience certain common side effects such as hypoglycemia (low blood glucose levels), nausea, diarrhoea, and stomach pain. Most of these side effects do not require medical attention and will resolve gradually over time. However, you are recommended to consult your doctor if you experience these side effects persistently.
 
Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's is not effective in people with type 1 diabetes or for treating serious hyperglycemia (high blood glucose levels). Consult your doctor before taking Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's is not recommended for children. Avoid alcohol consumption while taking Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's as it might increase side effects. Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's may cause dizziness and drowsiness, so drive only if you are alert. Inform your doctor about all the medications you are taking and your health condition to rule out any unpleasant side effects.

Uses of Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's

Type 2 diabetes mellitus

Medicinal Benefits

Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's belongs to the group of antidiabetic medicines called 'sulfonylureas' used to treat type-2 diabetes mellitus. Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's is prescribed for the condition of type 2 diabetes when diet and exercise alone cannot control their blood sugar levels. Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's works by increasing insulin production by stimulating insulin secretion from the beta cells of the pancreas, thereby reducing high blood glucose (sugar) levels.

Directions for Use

Take Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's 30 minutes before food as taking Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's with food may delay its absorption. Do not break, chew, or crush Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's; swallow it as a whole with a glass of water. Take Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's at the same time every day. Your doctor will advise for how long you need to take Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's based on your medical condition.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's

  • Hypoglycemia (low blood glucose levels)
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhoea
  • Stomach pain

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warnings

Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's is not effective in people with type 1 diabetes or for treating serious hyperglycemia (high blood glucose levels). Do not take Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's if you are allergic to any of its contents. Take Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's with caution if you have kidney and liver problems. Consult your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Avoid alcohol consumption while taking Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's as it might increase side effects. 

Drug Interactions

Drug-Drug Interactions: Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's may interact with pain killers (aspirin, ibuprofen), anti-diabetic (sitagliptin, canagliflozin, metformin, dulaglutide, liraglutide, insulin glargine), diuretic (furosemide), anti-hypertensives (metoprolol), drug used to treat hyperthyroidism (levothyroxine), and blood thinner (warfarin).

Drug-Food Interactions: Avoid alcohol consumption while taking Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's as it causes unpleasant side effects. 

Drug-Disease Interactions: Inform your doctor if you have heart diseases, hypoglycemia (low blood glucose levels), gastrointestinal narrowing, diabetic ketoacidosis (build-up of acids in the blood), glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency, hypernatremia (low sodium levels), kidney, or liver problems.

Drug-Drug Interactions Checker List:

  • ASPIRIN
  • IBUPROFEN
  • SITAGLIPTIN
  • CANAGLIFLOZIN
  • METFORMIN
  • INSULIN GLARGINE
  • FUROSEMIDE
  • METOPROLOL
  • LEVOTHYROXINE SODIUM
  • WARFARIN
  • Safety Advice

    • Safety Warning

      Alcohol

      unsafe

      You are recommended to avoid alcohol consumption while taking Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's to prevent unpleasant side-effects.

    • Safety Warning

      Pregnancy

      unsafe

      Do not take Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's if you are pregnant. Your doctor may switch you to insulin injections during yourpregnancy. It is not recommended to take Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's during the last month of pregnancy.

    • Safety Warning

      Breast Feeding

      caution

      Consult your doctor if you are breastfeeding. Your doctor will decide if Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's can be taken by breastfeeding mothers or not.

    • Safety Warning

      Driving

      caution

      Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's may cause dizziness and drowsiness, drive, and operate machinery only if you are alert.

    • Safety Warning

      Liver

      caution

      Dose adjustment may be needed. Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's should be used with caution in patients with liver impairment/liver disease. Please consult your doctor if you have a liver impairment or any concerns regarding this.

    • Safety Warning

      Kidney

      caution

      Dose adjustment may be needed. Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's should be used with caution in patients with kidney impairment/kidney disease.Please consult your doctor if you have kidney impairment or any concerns regarding this.

    • Safety Warning

      Children

      unsafe

      Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's is not recommended for children as safety and efficacy have not been established.

    Habit Forming

    No

    Diet & Lifestyle Advise

    • Include foods rich in healthy carbohydrates and fibre, fruits, whole grains, and vegetables in your diet.
    • Try eating food at regular intervals. Do not skip meals. Also, try not to overeat.
    • Follow a healthy diet and walk for at least 45minutes to complement treatment with Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's.
    • Maintain a healthy weight by exercising regularly.
    • Rest properly, and avoid stress by doing meditation or yoga.

    Special Advise

    • Regularly monitor blood glucose levels and H1B1AC test (every 3 months) while taking Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's.
    • Try not to skip any doses and take Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's for as long as your doctor has prescribed it for you.

    Other Information (GLY0039)

    This item is Not Returnable.

    Expires on or after - Sep-23

    Patients Concern

    Disease/Condition Glossary

    Type-2 diabetes mellitus: It is also known as non-insulin-dependent diabetes, a chronic disease that keeps the body from utilizing insulin properly. Diabetes is a condition in which blood glucose levels are above normal. Insulin is the hormone that controls sugar levels in your blood. People with type 2 diabetes either do not produce sufficient insulin or the insulin produced cannot perform its function in the body (insulin resistance). Middle-aged or older individuals are most likely to suffer from type 2 diabetes, hence it is also called adult-onset diabetes. Type 2 diabetes symptoms include lack of energy, tiredness, frequent urination, excess thirst, dry mouth, blurry vision, constant hunger, weight loss, and itchy skin.

    FAQs

    Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's works by increasing insulin production by stimulating insulin secretion from the beta cells of the pancreas, thereby reduces high blood glucose (sugar) levels.

    Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's may sometimes lower the blood glucose levels more than normal, leading to hypoglycemia. Regularly monitor your blood sugar levels while taking Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's. Hypoglycemia symptoms include headache, dizziness, drowsiness, shakiness, faintness, confusion, and visual disturbances.

    Hypoglycaemia may occur following prolonged or severe exercise, during illness, alcohol consumption, low food intake, or when Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's is taken along with other antidiabetic medicines.

    Maintain a healthy diet by regular intake of carbohydrates such as bread and products containing starch and sugar. Eat your meals regularly, and do not exercise heavily for a longer duration with an empty stomach. Try to keep sugar candies and when you feel symptoms of low blood sugar like excessive hunger, sweating, feeling tired, dizziness, feeling hungry, feeling shaky, and fast heartbeat, immediately take it. This will increase the level of glucose (sugar) in your blood and you will feel normal.

    Please do not stop taking Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's without consulting your doctor as it may cause an increase in blood glucose levels. Continue taking Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's for as long as your doctor has prescribed it to you. Do not be reluctant to speak with your doctor if you experience any difficulty while taking Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's.

    If you are going to have a major operation or have recently had a serious infection or illness; in such cases, diabetic control may be lost. Consult your doctor if you have any concerns regarding this; your doctor may ask you to temporarily take insulin instead of Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's to control blood glucose levels.

    Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's might sometimes affect laboratory test results. Inform the person performing the tests that you are taking Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's.

    Do not use Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's if you have a condition called diabetic ketoacidosis (too much acids in the blood) and ever have had an allergic reaction to glipizide.

    PRODUCT SUBSTITUTES

    Glynase XL-5 Tablet 10's

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    Country Of Origin

    India

    Manufacturer/Marketer address

    Arvind Vithal Gandhi Chowk, BSD Marg, Station Road, Govandi East, Mumbai - 400 088. , India.

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