Glycomet GP 2
Glycomet-Gp 2 Tablet Sr is generally prescribed under the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus and high sugar levels during diabetes. It is a sulfonylurea antidiabetic medicine that helps the body to release more insulin and control high levels of sugar amongst its users.
In most cases, it is combined with other forms of anti-diabetic drugs which aids the overall treatment. However one must consult their healthcare professional before clubbing the medication with any other compound.
Glycomet-Gp 2 Tablet Sr works by increasing the levels of insulin and decreasing the production of glucose. This also slows down your intestine’s ability to absorb sugar by making it more sensitive to insulin absorption.
Before starting a course of the medication, there are certain precautions that need to be taken. Firstly, any form of allergy must be mentioned to the consulting doctor. Also, if you have any history of kidney or liver diseases, it should be mentioned to the doctor.
Consuming this tablet may result in certain side effects such as cough, joint pain, runny nose, muscle pain and difficulty in swallowing. You can consult a doctor if the effects persist for a longer duration.
The medication is primarily used for the following conditions:
Type 2 Diabetes
Glycomet 1000 mg Tablet
Glycomet 1gm SR Tablet
Glycomet 250 mg Tablet
Glycomet 500 mg Tablet
Glycomet 850 mg Tablet
Glycomet 850 SR Tablet
Glycomet GP 1 Tablet
Glycomet GP 2 Tablet
Glycomet Trio 1 Tablet
Glycomet Trio 1/0.3 Tablet
Glycomet Trio 2 Tablet
Glycomet Trio 2/0.3 Tablet
Glycomet Trio Forte 1 Tablet
Glycomet Trio Forte 2 Tablet
Glycomet-GP 0.5 Tablet
Glycomet-GP 0.5 Forte Tablet
Glycomet-GP 1 Forte Tablet
Glycomet-GP 2 Forte Tablet
Common side effects of this medicine include:
Are there any missed dose instructions?
The missed dose can be taken as soon as you remember. If it is time for the next dosage then the missed dose can be skipped.
Are there any overdose instructions?
It is recommended to discontinue the medication and contact your doctor immediately if an overdose is suspected.
This medication lowers blood glucose by stimulating the release of insulin from pancreatic beta cells. Along with this, it also decreases glucose production in the liver, decreases intestinal absorption of glucose, and improves insulin sensitivity by increasing bodies glucose uptake and utilization.