My wife just discovered she has sugar problems. It was found by her Dr.'s lab test to be 450 . She has all the symptons for high sugar in her blood. Dr. prescribed Glimepiride. her liver emzimes are high. He appeared alarmed. She is scared of the listed side effects.
30 Aug 2009
Glimepiride is definitely safe but as with any medicine some people may experience some side effects.
You (or your wife) and her doctor must be vigilant. If she does have any side effects she can easily be prescribed another medicine for diabetes
For more information about diabetes, treatment, etc., please visit the links below.
- Glimepiride Information for Consumers
- Glimepiride Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Glimepiride (detailed)
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
... initial levels were 435 & 305 respectively in a type 2 DM patient on metformin 1ooo & glimepiride 1mg?
I was diagnosed on Aug. 14th, but I still have not taken any of my medicines because I am scared of all the side effects and I am scared that because ...
My sugar was higt an low when I had knee surgery in march they put me onactos 30mg I a day enalapril 5mg two a daymetformin 1000mg 2time a dayan ...
for high blood pressure and type 2 diabetes and he has no appetite and losing weight ridiculously! He is currently taking diovan 320, glimepiride ...