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Glynase Mf Strip Of 10 Tablets

By USV PVT LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip

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Metformin(500.0 Mg) + Glipizide(5.0 Mg)
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Therapeutic classification
ANTI-DIABETIC

Medical Description

Glynase-MF tablet is a combination medicine used for the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus. It contains glipizide and metformin. It should be taken as directed by the doctor and in doses and durat...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
    Other Products
    Quick Summary
uses

Uses of Glynase Mf Strip Of 10 Tablets

Glynase MF tablet is used to treat type 2 diabetes mellitus (non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus).
contraindications

Contraindications of Glynase Mf Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • If you are allergic to glipizide or metformin or any other ingredients of Glynase-MF tablet.
  • If you have liver or kidney problems.
  • If you are an alcoholic or have any thyroid problems.
  • If you have uncontrolled diabetes along with either nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, stomach pain, deep or rapid breathing, sleepiness, weight loss, unconsciousness, etc.
  • If you have any heart problems or if you recently had a heart attack.
  • If you have type 1 diabetes.
  • If you suffer from dehydration or severe diarrhoea or vomiting.
  • If you are going to undergo any surgery or operation.
  • If you have ketone bodies and sugar in your urine.
  • If you have a severe infection of the lung or kidney.
  • If you are pregnant, think you may be or are breastfeeding.
  • If you are on an antifungal medication like miconazole.
sideEffects

Side effects of Glynase Mf Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Diarrhoea
  • Nausea
  • Upset stomach
  • Dizziness
  • Sleepiness
  • Shakiness
  • Itchy skin
  • Rash
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Glynase Mf Strip Of 10 Tablets

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Glynase MF tablet during pregnancy?
A:
There is no evidence available to the show effect of Glynase MF tablet during pregnancy. In general, in pregnancy-related diabetes, insulin is preferred over any oral blood sugar-lowering medicines. Thus consult your doctor before taking this medicine.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Glynase MF tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Limited information is available on the effects shown by Glynase MF tablet while breastfeeding. Take your doctor advise before taking it.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Glynase MF tablet?
A:
  • Glynase MF tablet may cause low blood sugar levels, which can impair your ability to drive.
  • Always keep sugar, juice or a bar of chocolate in your car with you while driving.
  • In case you experience any of the symptoms of low blood glucose levels like dizziness, drowsiness, visual disturbances and sweating, stop driving immediately and have sugar/ juice.
  • Do not consume sugar-free at such episodes.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Glynase MF tablet?
A:
You must not consume alcohol along with Glynase MF tablet, as alcohol lowers blood sugar which can be dangerous and can also increase the risk of a serious condition called lactic acidosis.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have problems with your liver or uncontrolled diabetes.
  • You are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or are breastfeeding
  • You experience signs of low blood glucose like dizziness, weakness, rapid heartbeat, sweating, inability to concentrate.
  • You experience muscle pain, stomach pain, vomiting, breathing difficulty, low body temperature. This could be a serious condition known as lactic acidosis.
  • You have G6PD deficiency (glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency).
  • You experience severe diarrhoea, vomiting, loss of body fluids.
  • You have problems with your adrenal or pituitary glands.
  • You are scheduled to have surgery or an operation.
  • You consume alcohol on regular basis.
  • You develop a fever or infection.
  • You eat less or exercise more than usual.
  • You suffer from dehydration.
  • You are above 60 years old.
  • Stop taking this medicine for a short duration if you have severe vomiting or diarrhoea, fever, etc.
  • Glynase-MF tablet is not recommended for use in patients less than 18 years old.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Glynase Mf Strip Of 10 Tablets

How Does It Work?

Glynase MF tablet is composed of glipizide and metformin. Glipizide lowers blood glucose by stimulating the release of insulin from the pancreas. Metformin works by decreasing the amount of glucose ab...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Glynase Mf Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Take Glynase MF tablet in the dose and duration as directed by the doctor.
  • Swallow it as a whole with water. Do not chew or break the tablet.
  • It should be taken with or after food.
  • It would be best if you took it at a fixed time for optimal results.
  • Do not consume it more than that prescribed by your doctor.
interactions

Interactions of Glynase Mf Strip Of 10 Tablets

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Glynase MF tablet works, or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements, or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
  • Especially if you are taking medicines such as thiazides and other diuretics, corticosteroids, phenothiazines, thyroid products, estrogens, oral contraceptives, phenytoin, nicotinic acid, sympathomime...
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  • Glynase MF tablets should not be used along with Miconazole (used to treat fungal infection) as it can cause low blood sugar leading to symptoms like fatigue, fast or irregular heartbeats, sweating or...
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storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Glynase Mf Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Store Glynase MF tablet in the room temperature.
  • Protect it from excess heat and moisture.
  • Keep it out of reach from children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Glynase Mf Strip Of 10 Tablets

Overdose

Excess of Glynase MF tablet can cause hypoglycaemia (lower levels of glucose than normal levels), vomiting, stomach pain, muscle cramps, unconsciousness, difficulty in breathing. If you experience it ...
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Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of Glynase MF tablet, take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule. Do not take a dou...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
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Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
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Dr. Mansi Savla

B.Pharm, PharmD

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is the use of Glynase MF tablet?

A: Glynase MF tablet is an oral medication used to treat type 2 diabetes mellitus.

Q: How does it affect if you consume alcohol with Glynase MF tablet?

A: Glynase MF tablet can cause blood glucose levels to fall when consumed with alcohol. It is advised not to consume alcohol with Glynase MF tablet.

Q: Can we take Glynase MF tablet if suffering from lactic acidosis?

A: No, you should not take Glynase MF tablet if you are suffering from lactic acidosis as it can show very serious effects.

Q: When should I take Glynase MF?

A: You can take Glynase MF during the day or night with food as prescribed by the doctor. Avoid skipping meals during the treatment.

Q: What combination does Glynase Mf contain?

A: Glynase Mf contains a combination of glipizide and metformin, as its active components.

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ContainsMetformin(500.0 Mg),Glipizide(5.0 Mg)
UsesType 2 diabetes mellitus
Side effectsDiarrhoea, nausea, rash, dizziness
Last Updated on: 10 Nov 2021 | 10:28 AM (IST)
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