Trade name: Glicept 500
Strength: Glipizide 5 mg, Metformin 500 mg
Active ingredient: Glipizide and metformin
Category: Glipizide and metformin are anti diabetetic drugs
Pregnancy category: Metformin belongs to Australia therapeutic goods administration (TGA) pregnancy category: C And US FDA pregnancy category B. Glipizide belongs to FDA pregnancy category C.
Uses: Glicept 500 tablet is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes.
How to use: Take Glicept 500 tablet orally with or without food 30 minutes before the food.
Side Effects: Symptoms of low blood sugar include sudden sweating, shaking, fast heartbeat, hunger and nausea, blurred vision, dizziness and headache, or tingling hands/feet.
Dosage: 2.5 mg - 500 mg or 5 mg - 500 mg orally twice daily. Increments of 5 mg - 500 mg can be done to acheive desired blood glucose levels in the blood. Maximum daily dose: 20 mg - 2000 mg per day.
Written by: : www.healthplus24.com team
Date last updated: May 20th, 2016
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