Getryl 3mg Tablet
Getryl 3mg Tablet (Glimepiride) is an oral blood glucose lowering drug of the sulfonylurea class. Chemically glimepiride is 1-[[p-[2-(3-ethyl-4-methyl2-oxo-3-pyrroline-1-carboxami do)ethyl]phenyl]-sulphonyl]-3-(trans-4- methylcyclohexyl)urea. Getryl 3mg Tablet molecular formula is C24H34N4O5S. Getryl 3mg Tablet is used with a proper diet and exercise program to control high blood sugar in people with type 2 diabetes.Getryl 3mg Tablet may also be used with other diabetes medications. Controlling high blood sugar helps prevent kidney damage, blindness, nerve problems, loss of limbs, and sexual function problems. Proper control of diabetes may also lessen your risk of a heart attack or stroke. Glimepiride belongs to the class of drugs known as sulfonylureas. Getryl 3mg Tablet lowers blood sugar by causing the release of your body’s natural insulin. Before taking glimepiride, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.
Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of: liver disease, kidney disease, thyroid disease, certain hormonal conditions (adrenal/pituitary insufficiency, syndrome of inappropriate secretion of antidiuretic hormone-SIADH), electrolyte imbalance .
You may experience blurred vision, dizziness, or drowsiness due to extremely low or high blood sugar. Do not drive, use machinery, or do any activity that requires alertness or clear vision until you are sure you can perform such activities safely. Many drugs can affect your blood sugar, making it harder to control. Before you start, stop, or change any medication, talk with your doctor or pharmacist about how the medication may affect your blood sugar.
It is used to control blood sugar levels in type II diabetic patient
Nausea and upset stomach may occur. If either of these effects persists or worsens, tell your doctor .
When not use
Hypersensitivity to the drug and patients with Diabetic ketoacidosis and Impaired kidney function