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Chlorpropamide

Chlorpropamide Information

Chlorpropamide Benefits & Uses

Chlorpropamide is used to treat the following -

  1. टाइप 2 मधुमेह Primary

Chlorpropamide Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Chlorpropamide

Chlorpropamide

Chlorpropamide Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Chlorpropamide is used -

  1. Itching or burning
  2. Dizziness Unknown
  3. Low Blood Sugar (Hypoglycemia)
  4. Headache Unknown
  5. Nausea or vomiting
  6. Flushing
  7. Urticaria
  8. Jaundice Moderate
  9. Maculopapular rash
  10. Diarrhoea
  11. Loss of appetite
  12. Muscle Ache Mild
  13. Weight gain

Chlorpropamide Related Warnings

Is the use of Chlorpropamide safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant women may experience moderate side effects from Chlorpropamide. It is best to stop taking Chlorpropamide immediately and inform your doctor if you notice any discomfort.

Moderate

Is the use of Chlorpropamide safe during breastfeeding?

Chlorpropamide may lead to some side effects in breastfeeding women. If you witness any unusal symptoms after taking Chlorpropamide, discontinue its use and call your doctor right away. Follow your doctor's advice regarding the use of Chlorpropamide.

Moderate

What is the effect of Chlorpropamide on the Kidneys?

Very few cases of side effects of Chlorpropamide on kidney have been reported.

Mild

What is the effect of Chlorpropamide on the Liver?

Chlorpropamide is rarely harmful for the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Chlorpropamide on the Heart?

Side effects of Chlorpropamide rarely affect the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Chlorpropamide with Other Drugs

Chlorpropamide should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Pseudoephedrine

Phenylephrine

Hydrocortisone

Chlorpheniramine,Dextromethorphan,Paracetamol,Phenylephrine

    Chlorpropamide Contraindications

    If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Chlorpropamide unless your doctor advises you to do so -

    1. Heart Failure
    2. Liver Disease
    3. Kidney Disease
    4. Diabetes Type 1
    5. Allergy
    6. Thyroid

    Frequently asked Questions about Chlorpropamide

    Is this Chlorpropamide habit forming or addictive?

    Forming a habit of Chlorpropamide has not been reported.

    No

    Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

    Chlorpropamide will not make you feel sleepy or drowsy. So you drive or operate machinery safely.

    Safe

    Is it safe?

    Yes, Chlorpropamide is safe but you must consult your doctor before taking it.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

    Is it able to treat mental disorders?

    No, Chlorpropamide is not used to treat mental disorders.

    No

    Chlorpropamide Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    Interaction between Food and Chlorpropamide

    You can take Chlorpropamide with food.

    Safe

    Interaction between Alcohol and Chlorpropamide

    Taking Chlorpropamide with alcohol can have severely harmful effects on your health.

    Severe
    This medicine data has been created by -
    Dr. Md Saadullah
    M.Pharma, Pharmacy
    3 Years of Experience
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    Dr. Vikas Chauhan
    B.Pharma, Pharmacy
    2 Years of Experience
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