About Getryl 3mg
Getryl 3mg Tablet is an anti-diabetic medication. It is used for the lowering of high blood sugar levels in individuals with type 2 diabetes mellitus. Each tablet of Getryl 3mg contains the active ingredient Glimepiride, which belongs to the sulfonylureas class of drugs.
How effective is Getryl 3mg?
Getryl 3mg Tablet is a very effective hypoglycemic drug. It is combined with a healthy diet, exercise and other lifestyle changes for maximum benefits. Its use is indicated in treating diabetes mellitus type 2. Getryl 3mg works by acting on the pancreas and increasing the secretion of natural insulin, which is a hormone that regulates normal blood sugar levels. This medication takes 2-3 hours to work.
What dose should I choose?
In adults, the usual dose is 1 tablet (3 mg) taken orally once per day. The dose should be taken before or during breakfast or your first main meal.
If you skip a dose by any chance, take it as soon as you remember. Skip the already missed dose if it’s almost time for the next one. Do not double the dose.
What are the side-effects and other warnings when taking Getryl 3mg?
Some common and uncommon side-effects when taking Getryl 3mg may include:
- Weight gain
If you experience any side-effects that persist or worsen or any unusual symptoms, contact your doctor immediately.
Notify your doctor about any prescription/non-prescription drugs you may be taking.
If you are pregnant, might become pregnant, or think you may be pregnant or breast-feeding or planning to breast-feed, notify your doctor or a pharmacist before using this drug.