Half tablet (2.5 mg) to 3 tablets. Daily doses as directed by the physician and depending on blood sugar level.
(in Tablet form)
Initially stabilization dosage: Glibenclamide half tablet (2.5 mg) should be taken initially during or immediately after breakfast. 3-5 days after initiation of the drug, the blood sugar level and urine sugar level should be checked. Daily dose of ? tablet (2.5 mg) may be continued as maintenance therapy if good control has been achieved. If the result is not good, increment of daily dose in steps of ? tablet (2.5 mg) is necessary at intervals of 3-5 days up to a maximum of 3 tablets. Daily doses in excess of 10 mg may be taken in 2 divided doses. Patients should be given ? to 1 tablet of Glibenclamide in changing over from other oral anti-diabetics with a similar action.
Manufacturer: Square Pharmaceuticals Ltd.