REMINDER: A doctor’s prescription is required to purchase this product. To avoid delay in delivery or cancellation of your order (before the item is SHIPPED); please email a copy of your prescription (.jpeg or .pdf file format) to OnlinePharmacy@watsons.com.ph with your order number after Checkout. Our pharmacist will also get in touch with you to validate your prescription. Please be ready to show your original prescription upon claiming/delivery of your order.
Treatment of type 2 diabetes
Place of Origin
Starting dose: 1 mg once daily. Max starting dose: 2 mg once daily. Maintenance: 1-4 mg once daily. Max: 8 mg once daily. After reaching a dose of 2 mg, any increase in dosage should be in increments of not >1 mg at 1-2 wk intervals based on the patient's glucose response.
Should be taken with food: Take immediately before or during breakfast/1st main meal of the day. Do not skip meals.
Contraindications: Hypersensitivity to glimepiride or other sulfonylureas. Type 1 diabetes. Severe renal or hepatic insufficiency. Diabetic ketoacidosis w/ or w/o coma. Pregnancy & lactation.
Special Precautions: Allergy to other sulfonamide derivatives. Increased risk of CV mortality, hypoglycemia, loss of blood glucose control. Hemolytic anemia in patients w/ G6PD deficiency. Renal, hepatic, adrenal or pituitary insufficiency. May impair ability to drive or operate machinery. Childn. Elderly >65 yr, debilitated or malnourished patients.
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