What is Semi-Daonil (Glibenclamide) used for?
Semi-Daonil (Glibenclamide), also known as glyburide, belongs to a class of drugs known as sulfonylureas. It is a type of anti-diabetic medication, which is used together with a proper diet and exercise plan to help control high blood sugar in patients suffering from type 2 diabetes. This can help to reduce the risk of health conditions associated with diabetes.
How should I use Semi-Daonil (Glibenclamide)?
Semi-Daonil (Glibenclamide) tablets should be taken orally, with breakfast or the first main meal of the day. The normal dose is once per day, however some patients may need to take two tablets per day. As the exact dosage required varies depending on the patient's medical condition, it is essential to consult your physician before taking this medication so that the correct dosage can be prescribed.
What are the side effects of Semi-Daonil (Glibenclamide)?
Semi-Daonil (Glibenclamide) may cause some side effects, including:
Patients should consult their physician if any of these side effects persist, or worsen, or if any other more serious side effects occur, such as a sore throat, unusual bruising, pain in the stomach, yellowing of the eyes or skin, fever, changes in mood, swollen limbs or seizures.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Semi-Daonil (Glibenclamide). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have any allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.