Amaryl Diabetic Drug Information
Before beginning treatment for type 2 diabetes, drug information on Amaryl® (glimepiride) should be fully reviewed with your healthcare provider. Although most people do not have any problems while taking this medication, Amaryl is not suitable for everyone.
For instance, you may not be able to safely use this drug if you have certain medical conditions, such as kidney problems, liver problems, or certain allergies. You also may not be able to use this medicine for diabetes if you are currently taking certain products, including some vitamins, herbal supplements, and nonprescription medications.
The drug comes in the form of tablets and is typically taken once a day. Most people tolerate this medication well. If side effects do occur, they are generally mild and are easily treated. Some of the common side effects reported with Amaryl include headaches, dizziness, and weakness.
(Click Amaryl for more information on using this drug for type 2 diabetes. This article also covers how this medication works, lists potential side effects, and offers some general safety precautions to be aware of before beginning treatment.)