Glimepiride

FDA Approved: * October 6, 2005
Pharm Company: * TEVA
Category: Diabetes

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Glimepiride Overview

Glimepiride (original trade name Amaryl) is an orally available medium-to-long-acting sulfonylurea antidiabetic drug. It is sometimes classified as either the first third-generation sulfonylurea,[1] or as second-generation.[2] Contents 1 Indications 2 Contraindications 3 Adverse effects 4 Pharmacokinetics 5 Mechanism of action 6 Interactions 7 References 8 External links Indications Main article: Sulfonylurea Glimepiride is indicated to treat type 2 di...

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glimepiride and metformin drug

I am suffering with sensitive tongue for a month now and unable to take chilly at all. I take glimisave m3 and zyrol m1 morning and evening respectively. I also take Prednisone 5mg morning and evening. Additionally I take multivitamin and calcium. Wondering what is causing sensitive tongue! I am getting very worried about my diet.

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glimepiride 4mg

I usually have my prescriptions filled at Walgreens but recently switched to express scripts. I have noticed that the numbers on my pills have changed from:Oval BLUE TABLET SIDE 1: AHI 4 to OVAL BLUE Tablet Marking: RDY/3 22. Does this mean the express script Glimepiride isn’t as good/or will have a different effect on me? ## No, it just means it has been manufactured by a different pharmaceutical company. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, flatulence, stomach pain, and diarrhea. How are you doing on the new one? Has there been any change?

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I Am Using Gemer 1 & Want Know More Details About This Tablet

WHAT ARE THE SIDE EFFECTS OF GEMER-1 AND WHICH ORGANS CAN IT AFFECT? ## Gemer 1 contains Glimepiride and Metformin, it is an oral antidiabetic medications that is used to help lower and control blood sugar. Side effects may include: nausea, dizziness, stomach pain and flatulence. Learn more: I am not sure what you mean about wanting to know which organs it will effect? Can you please clarify what you are wanting to know? ## what are the side effect of gemer1 tablet? ## What is the equivalent of Gemer 1 that i can find in Dubai? ## I am using "Gemer 1"one tablet in the morning and "Piomed M15" one tablet before bed. What will be result of them in maintaining the sugar level? ## why cant i avoid using Gemer 1 substuting the same compound of medicine that is available in an...

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rdy 321

small green oval ## what is this pill.. i found it ## Glimepiride 2mg. It is used for: Treating patients with type 2 diabetes who cannot control blood sugar levels by diet and exercise alone. This medicine may be used in combination with insulin. ## Randolf is correct, this tablet is manufactured by Dr. Reddy's Laboratories. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, stomach pain, diarrhea, flatulence, and low blood sugar. Are there any other questions?

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Glimaday-1 and Zoryl-1 difference in diabetic treatment.

I was using Glimaday-1 everday in the morning before food for the last 7 years. My blood glucose levels always are in control. Suddenly doctor adivsed me to stop the above medicine. Instead he advised me to take zoryl-1 in the morning and 1/2(Half) tablet in the night before food for initial period of 30days.. How far it is useful?

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Oval Orange/Peach Colored Pill With RDY 3 | 20

Hello to you all. If I may ask, what is a small oval tablet/pill that's light orange or peach in color with RDY on one side & 3 | 20 on the other side? ## An orange oval pill with RDY on one side and 3 | 20 on the other is reportedly identified as Glimepiride (1 mg), used for treating type-2 diabetes. For verification, the manufacturer is listed as Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories and the pill itself carries a National Drug Code of 54458-968. I hope this helps!

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glycomet gp 1 composition

what is the normal dosage of gp 1 and its composition in detail when it will be use and side effects and indications and contraindications in detail ## Glycomet-GP 1 contains 1mg of Glimepiride and 500mgs of Metformin, it's an oral antidiabetic medication. Side effects may include nausea, dizziness, flatulence and low blood sugar. The dosing can vary, depending on someone's blood sugar control, so you should take it as instructed by your physician. Learn more Metformin details here. Learn more Glimepiride details here. Is there anything else I can help with? ## Is it safe to take glycomet gp1 along with insulin shots?

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glimepiride 4mg and meformin 500mg

I take the metformin in the morning with my breakfast and the glimepiride at night as directed by my doctor. My concern is that lately I have been getting up a lot during the night to urinate and my lack of sleep is really beginning to bother me. Any help would be greatly appreaciated. ## Frequent urination can be a normal side effect of diabetes. What have your recent blood sugar levels been? The typical side effects of this medications may include nausea, dizziness, flatulence, stomach pain, and diarrhea, according to FDA reports.

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glimepiride 1 mg and 2000 mg metformin

I am 77 and type 2 for 15 yrs. I now take 1000 mg Metformin in AM and again in PM. Now in addition my Dr wants me to take 1mg Glimepiride in AM. My A1c was 7.8 and glucose 185. What can I expect from the combination? Headache, gas, etc?? ## You may experience some nausea, dizziness, headache, gas and diarrhea for a week, or so, as listed by the FDA. However, they tend to be transient side effects and typically go away, once your body gets used to the new medication. You should also make sure to check your sugar level regularly, as it could cause it to drop too low. Is there anything else I can help with? ## One cyco patient 10 tab at a time glim 2 mg,met 500mg,Gigli.02 mg What happen

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pill identification help is what I need, please.

a friend found a light blue round pill with 9 score 3 on one side, 72 score 56 other side. do you have any idea what it could be? I am thinking something like a thiazide based diuretic, possibly? ## This tablet is manufactured by Teva Pharmaceuticals and they list it as containing 4mgs of Glimepiride, which is most commonly used to treat diabetes. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, stomach pain, and flatulence. Is there anything else I can help with?

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Glimepiride
  • Tablet: 1mg, 2mg, 3mg, 4mg, 6mg, 8mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Glimepiride: (172 results)

Showing the first 20, Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0093-7254 Glimepiride 1 mg Oral Tablet by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0093-7255 Glimepiride 2 mg Oral Tablet by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0093-7256 Glimepiride 4 mg Oral Tablet by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0378-4011 Glimepiride 1 mg Oral Tablet by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0378-4012 Glimepiride 2 mg Oral Tablet by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0378-4013 Glimepiride 4 mg Oral Tablet by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0440-6564 Glimepiride 1 mg Oral Tablet by Liberty Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 0440-6565 Glimepiride 2 mg Oral Tablet by Liberty Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 0440-6566 Glimepiride 4 mg Oral Tablet by Liberty Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 0603-3744 Glimepiride 1 mg Oral Tablet by Qualitest Pharmaceuticals
  • 0603-3745 Glimepiride 2 mg Oral Tablet by Qualitest Pharmaceuticals
  • 0603-3746 Glimepiride 4 mg Oral Tablet by Qualitest Pharmaceuticals
  • 0615-6575 Glimepiride 4 mg Oral Tablet by Ncs Healthcare of Ky, Inc Dba Vangard Labs
  • 0615-6576 Glimepiride 2 mg Oral Tablet by Ncs Healthcare of Ky, Inc Dba Vangard Labs
  • 0615-7523 Glimepiride 1 mg Oral Tablet by Ncs Healthcare of Ky, Inc Dba Vangard Labs
  • 10544-217 Glimepiride 2 mg Oral Tablet by Blenheim Pharmacal, Inc.
  • 10544-219 Glimepiride 4 mg/1 Oral Tablet by Blenheim Pharmacal, Inc.
  • 16729-001 Glimepiride 1 mg Oral Tablet by Accord Healthcare Inc
  • 16729-002 Glimepiride 2 mg Oral Tablet by Accord Healthcare Inc
  • 16729-003 Glimepiride 4 mg Oral Tablet by Accord Healthcare Inc
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Other drugs which contain Glimepiride or a similar ingredient: (5 results)

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I am 77 and type 2 for 15 yrs. I now take 1000 mg Metformin in AM and again in PM. Now in addition my Dr wants me to tak... 2 replies
glimepiride 4mg
I usually have my prescriptions filled at Walgreens but recently switched to express scripts. I have noticed that the nu... 1 reply
glimepiride 4mg and meformin 500mg
I take the metformin in the morning with my breakfast and the glimepiride at night as directed by my doctor. My concern ... 1 reply
Glimepiride and nausea
How can I avoid or lessen nausea associated with Glimepiride? ## Hello! How are you? Your doctor may okay it for you to ... 1 reply
glimepiride 2mg and metformin hcl 1000 both x2
do I take them both together or can I take one at lunch and one for dinner and then at bed time, I have high sugar in th... 1 reply
glimepiride tablets 1mg should 80 years take them?
the Dr. says when I turn 80 yrs old (4 months) he will stop prescribing Glimperide and put me on insulin. Does that make... 1 reply




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