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glycomet side effects
glycomet[metformin] when given to diabetics upto what doses can be taken safely ?what are the side effects of overdoses?is it fatal? ## An overdose of anything can be potentially fatal, especially this type of medication, which can drop a person's blood sugar far too low. This however, would not be what is considered a side effect. Signs of overdosage can include: nausea, vomiting, severe drowsiness and respiratory impairment. In the U.S. it is available in dosages of up to 1,000mgs, though you should follow your doctor or pharmacists instructions for how much to use and how often to take it. What is your recommended dosage? ## TIMINGS TO FOLLOW using Glycomet 500 mg for PCO TREATMENT and Weight loss. Please advice ## At present I am prescribed glycomet GP2 before breakfast and dinn... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Metformin.
Wed, Mar 27 '13, 7:04 PM   6  Subscribe to thread 205612
Side Effects Of Glycomet
iam advised GLYCOMAT BY CARDIOLOGIST AND DIABETIC SPECIALIST WHAT WILL BE THE SIDE EFFECTS I HAVE BEEN EXPERIENCING CHANGED DIET PRACTICE PLEASE EXPLAIN ## Glycomet contains the active ingredient Metformin, which is an oral antidiabetic medications that's used to help lower and control blood sugar. Side effects may include: nausea, dizziness, stomach pain and flatulence. Learn more Metformin details here. Are there any other questions I can help with? ...
Updated 2 years ago in Metformin.
Thu, Jul 26 '12, 5:04 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 232193
Glycomet 1gm Side Effects
I am taking glycomet 1 gm and glynase 5 mg twice daily & Tezloc 40 in the morning, for about 2 yrs, as prescribed by my doctor. My blood sugar & BP is in controle. I am suffering from very low testosterone level. I want to know whether there is any relationship between low testosterone & the above medicines. Please reply on my email. ## You've had tests that have confirmed low testosterone? Or are you just suffering from erectile dysfunction and that is your theory as to what's causing it? Because the Glycomet contains the active ingredient Metformin and the Glynase contains the active ingredient Glyburide and both of them may cause erectile dysfunction as a side effect. Learn more Metformin details here. Learn more Glyburide details here. In addition, it can also be... ...
Updated 7 months ago in Glynase.
Mon, Feb 03 '14, 5:34 AM   3  Subscribe to thread 230216
glycomet 250 side effects
My daughter is 10 yr she is having type 2 diabetes n post prandial insulin is 219 n fasting insulin 8.79 should we give her glycomet 250 twice a day should we continue is their side effects ## Sir My son is 8 years.his fasting sugar is 85 and sugar after one hour of taking 75gram of glucose is 141 and after 2 hour 112. But fasting insulin is 6.79 after one hour of 75 g sugar is 121 and after 2 hour insulin is 151.doctor prescribed glycomet 250 mg twice a day . What are side effect of tablet and this tablet can be discountied after how many months ...
Updated 2 months ago in Glucose.
Tue, Jul 22 '14, 1:10 AM   1  Subscribe to thread 248929
glycomet 500 side effects
Hi my mother is taking glycomet 500 .actually she got swelling in her arms abd hand.so doctor prescribed to take glycomet 500..lipikind 10 and ecosprin AV 75 ..plz tell me about the uses and side effects of these medicine ## Hello, Anita! How is she doing? What did the doctor say caused the swelling? Glycomet is an oral antidiabetic medication that is used to help lower and control blood sugar levels. Its side effects may include nausea, dizziness, headache and hypoglycemia. Learn more Glycomet details here. Lipikind contains the active ingredient Atorvastatin, which is most commonly used to help lower cholesterol levels. Its side effects may include nausea, dizziness, headache and joint/muscle aches. Learn more Atorvastatin details here. And Ecosprin AV combines Aspirin with the Atorva... ...
Updated 3 months ago in Metformin.
Thu, Jun 12 '14, 10:12 AM   2  Subscribe to thread 257467
Glycomet Gp2 Side Effects
my sugar level has suddenly gone up to moe than 400. After taking metformin 500 3 tablets a day still it does not go down than 200. So I tried glycomet GP2 two tablets per day. I find slight improvement within a day i.e. it has come down to 130. Shall I cotinue it. will it have aqny side ffect like kidney trouble or sudden dizziness? ## Glycomet GP2 contains the active ingredients Glimepiride and Metformin, both of which are oral antidiabetic medications that are used to help lower and control blood sugar. It can cause side effects, just as any other medication can, they may include: nausea, dizziness, flatulence and stomach pain. Learn more Metformin details here and Glimepiride details here. Do you have a doctor you see regularly? They should be able to advise you on the right course ... ...
Updated 4 months ago in Metformin.
Tue, May 13 '14, 11:46 PM   7  Subscribe to thread 231625
Glycomet-500 side effects
Hello I am 25 year married girl I want to ask that last 1 year before my doctor suggest me to take glycomet 500 3 times a day because my cycle was irregular n I am facing problem while getting pregnant n my doctor said that i am over weight and I continues this tablets for six months. But now I am not taking such tablet during some reasons. Please I want to know if there are any side effects of not taking these tablets since the last six months. I read some suggestions that's why I want to know from u pls suggest ...
Updated 11 days ago in Diet / Weight Loss.
Fri, Sep 19 '14, 9:07 AM   0 
glycomet gp 1 side effects
i am 27 years male and taking glycomate gp1 one tablet per day from last one month, my blood sugar results is normal only. how long i have to take this tablets and what side effects i can expect, how i am reduce the dosage of the same tablet or i can change tablets? ...
Updated 5 months ago.
Fri, Apr 04 '14, 10:27 PM   0 
Glycomet Gp 2 Side Effects
I am taking Glycomet Gp2 Forte 1 pills/day for more than 1 year & also maintaining the diet but my sugar level is not going down below 350 & i'm also getting the side effects like 'stomach pain' , please give me some assistance... ## What type of diet are you following? Are you keep your foods low in fat and sugar, including natural sugars? Learn more Diabetes details here. Have you consulted your doctor? This probably isn't the right medication for you and you likely need to try something else. Do you also make sure to get lots of exercise? ## Pls do shavasana for 20 minutes in the evening after getting back home. Take one nimbu juice in water daily around noon. Take one tomato am/pm with bfats and dinner. Take half ground methi seeds am/pm each 5 gms with water... ...
Updated 2 months ago in Green Tea.
Tue, Jul 22 '14, 2:23 AM   2  Subscribe to thread 233669
Glycomet SR 1 Side Effects
Sir, I am taking GlycometSR1gm every day.I am having problem of acidity. Is it due to this medicine. ## Glycomet SR contains the active ingredient Metformin in a time released formulation, it is used to help lower blood sugar. And yes, it can cause this as a side effect in some people that take it, along with nausea, dizziness and low blood sugar. Learn more Glycomet SR details here. Have you consulted your doctor? There may be something you can use to relieve the acidity, or you may need to switch to a different medication. ...
Updated 1 year ago in Metformin.
Wed, Jul 24 '13, 12:20 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 238801
Glycomet Gp 2 - Side Effects
What are the side effects of Glycomet GP2? I am using the same, after meals, twice a day for the last five years- Morning and Night. ## wiii it cause loose motions and stomach ache ## Ti Buhari, what have your blood sugar levels been at? The reason I'm asking is because normally, these types of medication are taking just before a meal, so they can already be working when you finish your meal. And yes, this medication may cause diarrhea and stomach pain, as well as gas and weight changes. Learn more Glimepiride details here. Learn more Metformin details here. ...
Updated 1 year ago in Glimepiride.
Fri, Jan 11 '13, 4:22 PM   2  Subscribe to thread 237343
side effects of glycomet GP1
I am having pain in the calf zone due to pull of the siatic nerve or so. Is it connected with use of Glycomet SRand Glycomet GPi over long period (of years) to combat diabetics. ## No, it isn't likely that it's due to using the medication, but it may be due to the diabetes itself. If you're blood sugars haven't been under control then it can cause nerve damage. Do you take your medication as prescribed? Do you also watch your diet and check your blood sugar regularly? ...
Updated 1 year ago in Diabetes.
Tue, Jul 30 '13, 4:36 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 249369
Glycomet 250mg Side Effects
Myself aged 43 years & mother aged 75 years are having fasting sugar of ~125 and post food ~225. Advised Glycomet 250mg twice a day. Have few queries listed. 1. Would like to know what and how the medicine works related to sugar complaint. 2. What are all the side effects and how to minimize this? 3. Do we stop this medicine once sugar readings come normal, details for yes/no for future food, life style. Appreciate your quick response, Thanks ## Glycomet contains the active ingredient Metformin, it is an oral antidiabetic medication, used to help lower and control blood sugar. Side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, flatulence and diarrhea. As to details on how it works and what it does, you can learn more here: As to whether or not you will ever be able to stop taking it, tha... ...
Updated 2 years ago in Metformin.
Thu, Jun 21 '12, 4:40 AM   2  Subscribe to thread 220116
Glycomet 500 Mg Side Effects
my mother has been prescribed Glycomet 500 mg. But after she has started the medicine, she is experiencing problem of Piles. Is this problem related to glycomet ## Glycomet contains the active ingredient Metformin, it is an oral antidiabetic agent, used to help lower or control blood sugar. It is not known to cause hemorrhoids. Has she consulted her doctor? It is difficult to say how any medication will affect any individual and thus, it may or may not be related. It could also be due to dietary changes, if she's had to adjust what she eats, due to being diabetic. If she's been constipated, at all, and straining to have bowels movements, that may be contributing to the problem. ## effects of glycomet on pregnancy ## i was given glycomet 500mg but soon problem started wth me that... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Metformin.
Fri, Apr 12 '13, 10:39 PM   6  Subscribe to thread 220280
glycomet 850 sr side effects
my doctor adviced me to take this for year. there was change in my weight then .after period i have taking this tablet now my weight is increase. i want to know is there any connection between my weight increase and stoping the in take of glycomet 850 sr ## Does really glycomet sr850 helps to reduce weight.What are the disadvantages of in taking this. ## Glycomet is an antidiabetic medication and it is very common for people who take it and get better blood sugar control and insulin resistance to lose weight. However, if you stop taking it and let your sugar get out of control, again, yes the weight could return. Other side effects may include nausea, dizziness, hypoglycemia and flatulence. This also shouldn't be taken, unless your doctor has instructed you to do so. Is there anythi... ...
Updated 2 months ago in Diet / Weight Loss.
Mon, Jul 28 '14, 3:41 AM   3  Subscribe to thread 260246
glycomet SR 1gm side effects
I was taking Glycomet SR 1 gm 1 tab daily with result that my blood sugar remained - fasting 80-90 and PP 130-140. But for last few months I am taking 2 tab per day and the blood sugar is not comming down from 115 fasting and PP 145-150. Whether I have become immune to the drug? ## IT is possible, but no one can really say, without knowing your medical history as well as your diet habits. Even if you are taking a medication like this, it still doesn't mean you can just eat whatever you want and expect it to lower your blood sugar to normal. You still have to follow a low-fat, low-sugar diet to help control your sugar levels. Are you doing this? I'm asking, because you don't actually become immune to a drug, you build up a tolerance to it and raising the dosage usually helps ... ...
Updated 2 years ago.
Thu, Mar 29 '12, 4:07 AM   7  Subscribe to thread 208394
Glycomet Sr 500 Side Effects
I take 3 in a day; level is 160. in the long useage any effects on kidney? Or any other problems? ## There are always risks associated with the use of any medication, but what you have to remember is that the risk of organ damage and suffering permanent health problems is far greater, if you were to let your diabetes get out of control. Glycomet contains the active ingredient Metformin and it may cause some side regular side effects, such as: nausea, dizziness, stomach pain and flatulence. The 160 is still a little high, how long have you been taking it? Have you consulted your doctor? Are you watching the fats and sugars in diet? ## 3 per day after March 2011. earlier 2 per day. very careful on diet. No direct sugar, no fruits, small amount of rice, staple wheat, etc,. Walk around 35 t... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Metformin.
Sun, Nov 18 '12, 11:20 PM   3  Subscribe to thread 219790
Glycomet Sr 500MG Side Effects
Hi i am 33 yrs old..My doc advised me to have Glycomet 500mg twice a day as i was dignosed with POS with hish insulin levels...since i have started the med i am having a lot of hair fall...is this the side effect of this med?? ## Glycomet contains the active ingredient Metformin and yes, it can cause hair loss as a side effect, it's actually sometimes prescribed to treat hirsutism. Learn more Glycomet details here. How severe is it? ## Hello My doctor advised me to take Glycomet. 500 mg 3 times a day for 6 months (starting with 1 eventually increasing to 3 in a month) as was detected with PCOS. please let make me aware the side effects as I am in non medical field I have no idea and also I felt very drowsy after my 1st dose. ...
Updated 10 months ago in Metformin.
Thu, Nov 21 '13, 4:57 PM   2  Subscribe to thread 235381
Glycomet 500 Mg Sr Side Effects
am having glycomet 500mg. Am obese but not diabetic. Yes i do have irregular preiods and reason for that is am suffereing from PCOS...mt gynec has prescribed me this. she has asked me to take this 1000mg per day.. Since i started taking am running short off breath sometimes, and also weakness...So is it ok if i contiue taking it? ## How long have you been taking it? It really shouldn't cause shortness of breath, as a side effect, unless it's making your blood sugar go low, which is possible. Have you been checking it? Has your doctor run tests to check your blood sugar levels? earn more Metformin information here. ## I am 5 months pregnant. My doctor prescribe glycomite 850 mg. My sugar level is in the range of 172 after GTT test. Is it safe to take this Drug. I am scared that i... ...
Updated 8 days ago in Metformin.
Mon, Sep 22 '14, 11:06 AM   8  Subscribe to thread 231955
Glycomet Sr 500 Mg Side Effects
my mother is taking glycomet sr 500mg her sugar level is 570 and now she is having chest pain since 5 days what may be the cause should i stop the medicine ## This contains the active ingredient Metformin, which is an oral antidiabetic medication that's meant to lower and control blood sugar. And what type of chest pain is it? Are you sure it's chest pain? Because this medication can cause some increased gas as a side effect, so that might be causing what she's feeling. Learn more Metformin details here. Has she informed her doctor of the problem? ## I am taking glycomet sr 500 and eltroxin( 0.5 mg) since a month.I am not diabetic. Its just a medicine for prevention as said by my doctor. I was having my periods in regular intervals(26-28 days). But this month I had my period... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Metformin.
Tue, Sep 17 '13, 10:54 AM   2  Subscribe to thread 233371

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