GLUCOTROL XL patient teaching esidrix

• Assess for history of Type 2 diabetes mellitus.

Aminolevulinic Acid (Topical): Photosensitizing Agents may enhance the photosensitizing effect of Aminolevulinic Acid (Topical). Normally, after you eat, your pancreas releases insulin to help your body store excess sugar for later use. Lumacaftor and Ivacaftor may increase the serum concentration of CYP2C9 Substrates (High Risk with Inhibitors or Inducers).Maitake: May enhance the hypoglycemic effect of Agents with Blood Glucose Lowering Effects.Mecamylamine: Sulfonamides may enhance the adverse/toxic effect of Mecamylamine.

Hypoglycemia is more likely to occur when caloric intake is deficient, after severe or prolonged exercise, when ethanol is ingested, or when more than one glucose-lowering drug is used.

• Assess for allergies. Every patient should receive this hand out when using metformin.

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. Patient was educated on how to take Diflucan pill as follows: Take Diflucan pill with or without food along with a full 8 oz. Information is for End User's use only and may not be sold, redistributed or otherwise used for commercial purposes.Mayo Clinic does not endorse companies or products. a. GLIPIZIDE TABLET - ORAL (GLIP-eh-zide) COMMON BRAND NAME(S): Glucotrol . Monitor closely.Miconazole (Oral): May enhance the hypoglycemic effect of Sulfonylureas. Voriconazole: May increase the serum concentration of Sulfonylureas.Central nervous system: Dizziness (2% to 7%), nervousness (4%), anxiety (<3%), depression (<3%), hypoesthesia (<3%), insomnia (<3%), pain (<3%), paresthesia (<3%), drowsiness (2%), headache (2%)Dermatologic: Diaphoresis (<3%), pruritus (1% to <3%), eczema (1%), erythema (1%), maculopapular rash (1%), morbilliform rash (1%), skin rash (1%), urticaria (1%)Endocrine & metabolic: Hypoglycemia (<3%), increased lactate dehydrogenaseGastrointestinal: Diarrhea (1% to 5%), flatulence (3%), dyspepsia (<3%), vomiting (<3%), constipation (1% to <3%), nausea (1% to <3%), abdominal pain (1%)Hepatic: Increased serum alkaline phosphatase, increased serum ASTNeuromuscular & skeletal: Tremor (4%), arthralgia (<3%), leg cramps (<3%), myalgia (<3%)Renal: Increased blood urea nitrogen, increased serum creatinine1%, postmarketing, and/or case reports: Agranulocytosis, anorexia, aplastic anemia, bloody stools, cardiac arrhythmia, chills, cholestatic jaundice, confusion, conjunctivitis, decreased libido, disulfiram-like reaction, dyspnea, dysuria, edema, eye pain, flushing, hemolytic anemia, hepatic injury, hypertension, hypertonia, hyponatremia, jaundice, leukopenia, migraine, pancytopenia, pharyngitis, porphyria, retinal hemorrhage, SIADH (syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone secretion), skin photosensitivity, thrombocytopenia, unsteady gait, vertigo• Cardiovascular mortality: Product labeling states oral hypoglycemic drugs may be associated with an increased cardiovascular mortality as compared to treatment with diet alone or diet plus insulin. Drug information provided by: IBM Micromedex Follow carefully the special meal plan your doctor gave you. Vitamin K Antagonists (eg, warfarin): Sulfonylureas may enhance the anticoagulant effect of Vitamin K Antagonists. The patient may choke b. Glipizide is used along with diet and exercise, and sometimes with other medications, to treat type 2 diabetes (condition in which the body does not use insulin normally and, therefore, cannot control the amount of sugar in the blood).

Individualized medical nutrition therapy (MNT) based on ADA recommendations is an integral part of therapy.Extended release: Store at 68°F to 77°F (20°C to 25°C); excursions permitted between 59°F to 86°F (15°C to 30°C). The information contained herein is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, warnings, drug interactions, allergic reactions, or adverse effects.


Specifically, the risk for cholestasis may be increased. Part of the tablet shell may appear in your Store at room temperature away from moisture, heat, and light.Get your prescription refilled before you run out of medicine completely.Seek emergency medical attention or call the Poison Help line at 1-800-222-1222.