Generic Name: Glyburide & Metformine
Dosage Form: Film Coated Tablets
Packaging: 5 FC Tablets x 4 Blisters
*Packaging design and product name may be different in your country.
Glycuformine ( glyburide and metformin HCl tablets ) contains two oral antihyperglycemic drugs used in the management of type 2 diabetes.
Glyburide is an oral antihyperglycemic drug of the sulfonylurea class, it is used in the management of type 2 diabetes.
Metformin HCl is an oral antihyperglycemic drug used in the management of type 2 diabetes.
Each Glycuformine 250 mg film-coated tablets contains:
Glycuformine is indicated as initial therapy, as an adjunct to diet and exercise, to improve glycemic control in patients with type 2 diabetes whose hyperglycemia cannot be satisfactorily managed with diet and exercise alone.
Glycuformine also indicated as second-line therapy when diet, exercise, and initial treatment with a sulfonylurea or metformin do not result in adequate glycemic control in patients with type 2 diabetes.
The maximum recommended daily dose of Glycuformine is (20mg glyburide / 2000mg metformin). The dosage must be individualized.
(1.25mg / 250mg) once or twice daily with meals in patients with baseline HbA1c > 9 % or an FPG > 200 mg / dL .
A starting dose of Glycuformine (1.25mg / 250mg) twice daily with the morning and evening meals may be used. Dosage increases should be made in increments of (1.25mg / 250mg) per day every two weeks.
(2.5mg / 500 mg) twice daily with meals; for patients not adequately controlled on either glyburide ( or another sulfonylurea ) or metformin alone.
In order to avoid hypoglycemia the starting dose of Glycuformine should not exceed the daily doses of glyburide or metformin already being taken.
*The information provided above is general in nature and for informational purposes only. It is NOT a substitute for the advice of your doctor. You must always consult your healthcare professional before starting any medication/supplementation program.