Glicol M 80 mg/500 mg Tablet is a combination of two antidiabetic medicines: Gliclazide and Metformin. Gliclazide is a sulfonylurea which works by increasing the amount of insulin released by the pancreas in order to lower the blood glucose. Metformin is a biguanide which works by lowering glucose production in the liver, delaying glucose absorption from intestines and increasing the body’s sensitivity to insulin.
Common side effects of Glicol M 80 mg/500 mg Tablet
Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level), Taste change, Nausea, Diarrhea, Stomach pain, Headache, Upper respiratory tract infection
How to use Glicol M 80 mg/500 mg Tablet
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Glicol M 80 mg/500 mg Tablet is to be taken with food.
This medicine may cause stomach upset if taken empty stomach.