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Gluvas 1mg tablets

Dexa Medica

Product packaging may vary from one country to another.

Ingredients in every tablet

Glimepiride 1 mg

Each package contains

5 strips of 10 tablets

Other details

Dosage formTablet; plain
Flavour None

W.H.O. classification

ATC Level 1 A – Alimentary tract and metabolism
ATC Level 2 A10 – Drugs Used in Diabetes
ATC Level 3 A10B – Blood Glucose Lowering Drugs; excl. Insulins

Warnings

Pregnancy

<span class="warning-0 warning-pregnancy">NOT RECOMMENDED</span>This item is not safe for use during pregnancy.

Lactation

NOT RECOMMENDEDThis item is not safe for use during lactation.

Alcohol

CAUTIONThis item may not be safe for use with alcohol. Use with caution and after consultation with your doctor.

Machinery

CONSULT YOUR DOCTORSafety of this item for use while operating heavy machinery has not been established. Please consult your doctor.

Available in

Indonesia

Dosage information

18 YEARS OLD AND ABOVE
— Starting dose:
1–2 mg once daily, administered with breakfast or at the first main meal. Those patients who may be more sensitive to hypoglycemic drugs should be started at 1 mg once daily and should be titrated carefully.

— Usual maintenance dose:
1–4 mg once daily

— Maximum dose:
8 mg once daily

0 TO 18 YEARS OLD
Safety and effectiveness have not been established.

OTHER DETAILS
After reaching a dose of 2 mg, dosage increases should be made in increments of no more than 2 mg at 1-2 week intervals based upon the patient’s blood glucose response. Long-term efficacy should be monitored by measurement of HbA1c levels, for example, every 3 to 6 months.

Indication

Non-insulin-dependent (type II) diabetes mellitus (NIDDM) whose concentration of the blood glucose cannot be controlled by diet and exercise alone.