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Glimestar

Manufactured by: Mankind Pharma Ltd

Contains / Salt: Glimepiride (2 mg)

Storage: Store at room temperature

Prescription Required

246 people have bought this recently

Glimestar

Manufactured by: Mankind Pharma Ltd

Contains / Salt: Glimepiride (2 mg)

Storage: Store at room temperature

Prescription Required

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Glimestar Information

Glimestar Benefits & Uses

Glimestar is used to treat the following -

Glimestar 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 Glimestar

Glimepiride

Glimestar Side Effects

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

  1. Hypoglycemia (Low blood sugar level)
  2. Nausea or vomiting
  3. Headache Mild
  4. Dizziness Mild
  5. Wheezing Rare
  6. Skin Rash Mild
  7. Depression Rare
  8. Diarrhoea
  9. Weakness
  10. Low energy
  11. Itching or burning
  12. Urticaria
  13. Muscle Ache Mild
  14. Weight gain
  15. Jaundice Moderate
  16. Erythema
  17. Blurred vision
  18. Increased Liver Enzymes

Glimestar Related Warnings

Is the use of Glimestar safe for pregnant women?

Glimestar can cause unwanted side effects in pregnant women. If you experience any side effects, stop taking Glimestar right away. Take your doctor's advice before taking it again.

Moderate

Is the use of Glimestar safe during breastfeeding?

In the absence of any scientific study about the side effects of Glimestar in breastfeeding women, information on safety of Glimestar is unavailable.

Unknown

What is the effect of Glimestar on the Kidneys?

There may be some adverse effects on kidney after taking Glimestar. If you observe any such side effects, stop taking this drug. Consume this medicine again only if your doctor advises you to do so.

Moderate

What is the effect of Glimestar on the Liver?

The liver can be affected by Glimestar. If you experience any unwanted effects of this drug, stop taking it and consult your doctor. You should restart Glimestar only after medical advice.

Moderate

What is the effect of Glimestar on the Heart?

Side effects of Glimestar rarely affect the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Glimestar with Other Drugs

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

Ibuprofen

Captopril

Propranolol

Aspirin

    Fluconazole

    Glimestar Contraindications

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

    1. Heart Disease
    2. Liver Disease
    3. Hypoglycemia (Low Blood Sugar)
    4. Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase Deficiency
    5. Alopecia
    6. Kidney Disease

    Frequently asked Questions about Glimestar

    Is this Glimestar habit forming or addictive?

    Glimestar is not addictive in nature.

    No

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

    Yes, you can comfortably use machinery or drive after taking Glimestar since it will not make you feel sleepy.

    Safe

    Is it safe?

    Glimestar is safe but it is important to consult a doctor before taking it.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

    Is it able to treat mental disorders?

    No, Glimestar is not used to treat mental disorders.

    No

    Glimestar Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    Interaction between Food and Glimestar

    Information is not available on the interaction of any foods with Glimestar, due to a lack of research on this.

    Unknown

    Interaction between Alcohol and Glimestar

    Consult your doctor before consuming alcohol while taking Glimestar as it can have severe side effects.

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

    References

    1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Amaryl (glimepiride)
    2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 272
    3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 1156-1158
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