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.
Effective in glycemic reduction & blood glucose control; effectively lowers blood glucose level of patients with Type 2 diabetes.
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Taken once a day or as directed by physician. Do not chew or crash the tablet.
Hypersensitivity to sulfonylureas or other sulfonamides. Type 1 DM (eg, history of ketoacidosis or diabetic pre-coma/coma). Renal impairment; acute complications (severe infections, major operations & trauma); before x-ray exam w/ iodinated contrast materials; liver damage, alcoholism; vit B12, folic acid & Fe deficiencies. Ketosis-prone diabetes, severe CV or resp disease, general ill health (malnutrition, dehydration), diabetes w/ significant late complications (nephropathy, retinopathy). Pregnancy.
Special Precautions: Monitor regularly glucose levels in blood & urine & proportion of glycated/glycosylated Hb. Lactation. Frequent monitoring of serum creatinine & dose reduction in elderly.
Glimepiride: Risk factors for hypoglycemia. May impair ability to drive or operate machinery.
Metformin: Discontinue use in patients w/ lactic acidosis or at least 2 days prior to x-ray exam w/ iodinated contrast material. Increased risk of lactic acidosis: Impaired renal & hepatic function, hypoxemia, dehydration, sepsis, excessive alcohol intake. Monitor renal function regularly. Surgical procedures (temporarily discontinue); hypoxic states (promptly discontinue); hepatic disease. Annually measure vit B12, folic acid & Fe deficiencies in long-term use.
Glimepiride ; Metformin Hydrochloride
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