Glynase XL 5 Mg
Glynase XL 5 Mg is an effective oral anti-diabetic medicine belonging to sulfonylurea group of medicines. Glynase XL 5 Mg is used to lower blood glucose levels in patients with type II diabetes mellitus. Glynase XL 5 Mg is sometimes used along with insulin or other anti-diabetic medicines to achieve better control of the high blood sugar levels. A controlled diet and regular exercise along with anti-diabetic medications may give better results.
Drug = Glipizide
Strength = 5 Mg
Manufacture= USV Ltd.
How to Take
Take Glynase XL 5 Mg in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Glynase XL 5 Mg is to be taken empty stomach.
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Shaking of body
Yellowing of skin and eyes
Dark colored urine
Pain in upper abdomen
Excessive air or gas in stomach
Elevated liver enzymes
Use of Glynase XL 5 Mg in pregnant women is not recommended unless absolutely necessary. It should be used only when the benefits clearly outweigh the risks involved. It is advised to consult your doctor before taking this medicine.
Use of Glynase XL 5 Mg is not recommended while breastfeeding. Monitoring of the infant for signs of decreased blood sugar may be required if this medicine is taken. You should consult your doctor before taking this medicine.
Glynase XL 5 Mg can cause moderate to severe lowering of blood glucose levels. The risks are even greater for the elderly, people who are malnourished, and people suffering from kidney/pituitary gland disorders. You should report any such incidence to the doctor. Carry a reliable source of glucose like sugar candy to counteract the effect of low blood sugar levels.
Glynase XL 5 Mg should be discontinued and alternative measures to lower blood sugar should be initiated if you have a high level of stress. Stress may be due to an infection, fever, trauma or a recent surgery. Report any such instance to the doctor.
Glynase XL 5 Mg should be used with caution if you have a liver disease or the normal function of the liver is impaired.
Glynase XL 5 Mg should be used with caution if you have a kidney disease or the normal function is impaired.
Glynase XL 5 Mg is used individually or in combination with other medications to lower blood glucose levels in patients with type II diabetes mellitus.