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  • Sulphonylurea
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    Sulphonylurea. Glimepiride 1, 2, 3, 4 mg.
    TABS: 30x 1 mg, 2 mg, 3 mg, 4 mg.
    Initial: 1-2 mg 1 x dly with break. or
    main meal. Maint: 1-4 mg 1 x dly. Max:
    8 mg 1 x dly. Incr. by increments of no
    more than 2 mg at 1-2 wk. intervals.
    See lit.
    Type II diabetes mellitus.
    C/I: hypersens.; diabet. ketoacidos., with
    or without coma.

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    Glimepiride Teva

    Sulphonylurea. Glimepiride 1 mg, 2 mg, 3 mg, 4 mg.
    SCORED TAB: 30 x 1, 2, 3 and 4 mg. Usual start. dose is 1-2 mg once dly administ. with breakfast. The dose may be incr. as needed. Max. dly dose: 8 mg.
    NIDDM (adult-onset diabetes, type II diabetes), when diet, reg. phys. exerc., and weight reduct. alone cannot maint. therap. suit. blood glucose levels.
    C/I: Hypersens. Hypersens. to of sulfonylurea / sulfonamides derivat.(includ. skin react. dyspnea, hypotens. anaphylaxis.). Type 1 diab., sev. or unstab. diab., ketosis or acidosis as a complicat.  of diabet., or diabetic coma.

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    Sulphonylurea. Glibenclamide 5 mg.
    TABS: 30, 100. The usual total dly.
    dosage is 2.5 mg- 15 mg dly. with a
    usual initial dose of 5 mg dly. Wkly.
    adjust. can be made to incr. the dosage
    to the opt. level. Doses of 10 mg or less
    may be taken as a single dose immed.
    before breakfast, but should the dly.
    dose exceed 10mg, the remainder
    should be taken immed. before the
    even. meal. The elder. usual. require
    lower dosage. See Lit. Second. dosage
    adjust.: See Lit.
    Control of hyperglycem. in stable, mild,
    nonketosis prone Glibenclamide
    responsive type II diabetes mell., which
    cannot be control.by proper dietary
    manag.or when insulin ther. is
    C/I: Hypersens. Pts. with hist./present
    diabetic ketoacidosis or diabetic coma/
    precoma, pts. who have insulin-depend.
    diabetes mell., serious impair. of renal,
    hepatic or adrenocortical funct.
    Circumstan. of unusual stress, e.g. surg.
    operations , during preg., when dietary
    measures and insulin are essential.
    Pts. with sulphonylurea or
    sulphonamide intoler., ‘Brittle’ or juvenile
    diab., preg., breast feed. women, child.,
    pts. treated with bosentan. See Lit.

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    Sulphonylurea. Glipizide 5 mg.
    TABS: 30. Initial 1/2-1 tab dly. bef. breakf.
    Adjust in increments of 2.5-5 mg. Max:
    40 mg dly.
    Maturity onset diabetes not manage. by
    diet alone.
    C/I: Diabet. ketoacidosis with/without
    coma, hypersens.