Glimerit-MP-1(Tablets Glimepride 1mg + Pioglitazone 15 mg+ Metformin 500 mg)
Composition: Glimepride 1mg + Pioglitazone 15 mg+ Metformin 500 mg
Dosage: This drug may be used alone or with other high blood sugar (diabetes) drugs. Take with the first meal of the day or as per physicians prescription.
MRP: 53.60 per 10 tablets
What is Glimepiride in Glimerit-MP-1 for?
It is used to lower blood sugar in patients with high blood sugar (diabetes).Glimepiride raises insulin levels and helps tissues respond better to the insulin.
What all can metformin in Glimerit-MP-1 be used for?
Metformin is most commonly used to treat type 2 diabetes, either alone or combined with other agents, but is also used off-label as a treatment for prediabetes, gestational diabetes and PCOS.
What is the function of pioglitazone in Glimerit-MP-1?
Pioglitazone works by making cells more sensitive to insulin, which is used to regulate the level of glucose in the body. Improving insulin sensitivity (or reducing insulin resistance) makes it easier for sugar (glucose) in the blood to get into the cells.
Common side effects of Glimerit-MP-1:
Common side effects are low blood sugar, upset stomach or throwing up, and weight gain.
What do I do if I miss a dose?
Take a missed dose as soon as you think about it. If it is close to the time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your normal time. Do not take 2 doses at the same time or extra doses. Do not change the dose or stop this drug. Talk with the doctor.
What precautions should I take when taking Glimerit-MP-1?
If you have an allergy to gliclazide or any other part of this drug, tell your doctor if you are allergic to any drugs. Make sure to tell about the allergy and what signs you had. This includes telling about rash; hives; itching; shortness of breath; wheezing; cough; swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat; or any other signs. If you have a sulfa (sulfonamide) allergy, talk with your doctor.
When do I need to seek medical help?
If you think there was an overdose, call your local poison control center or ER right away. Signs of a very bad reaction to the drug, these include wheezing; chest tightness; fever; itching; bad cough; blue or gray skin color; seizures; or swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat. Signs of infection, these include a fever of 100.5°F (38°C) or higher, chills, very bad sore throat, ear or sinus pain, cough, more sputum or change in color of sputum, pain with passing urine, mouth sores, wound that will not heal, or anal itching or pain. See more
Can I take Glimerit-MP-1 with other medicines?
Sometimes drugs are not safe when you take them with certain other drugs and food. – Taking them together can cause bad side effects. – Be sure to talk to your doctor about all the drugs you take.
Are there any food restrictions
How do I store Glimerit-MP-1?
Store in a cool, dry place away from the reach of children, medicines must not be used past the expiry date.
Category C: Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.