Gluvas 1mg tablets

Dexa Medica

Ingredients in every tablet

Glimepiride 1 mg

Each package contains

5 strips of 10 tablets

Other details

Dosage form:Tablet; 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



NOT SAFEThis item is not safe for use during pregnancy.


NOT SAFEThis item is not safe for use during lactation.


CAUTIONThis item may not be safe for use with alcohol. Use with caution.


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

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Dosage information

Starting dose: 1-2 mg once daily, administered with breakfast or at the first main meal.

Usual maintenance dose: 1-4 mg once daily.

Maximum dose: 8 mg once daily.

Safety and effectiveness have not been established.

Those patients who may be more sensitive to hypoglycemic drugs should be started at 1 mg once daily and should be titrated carefully.

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.


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


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