DAONIL (Glibenclamide)

DAONIL Description, Presentation and Dosage

DAONIL Description

DAONIL Drug Class Description

Sulphonylureas.

DAONIL Drug Description

Daonil: white oblong scored tablet marked LDI with symbol. Semi-Daonil: white scored tablet marked LBG with symbol.

DAONIL Generic Name

Glibenclamide

DAONIL Presentation

DAONIL Presentation

Daonil: Glibenclamide 5 mg . Semi-Daonil: Glibenclamide 2.5 mg .

DAONIL Manufacturer

Aventis

Updated

22 June 2009

DAONIL Dosage

DAONIL Adult Dosage

Initially 5 mg daily as single dose at breakfast increasing if necessary by 2 .5 – 5 mg at weekly intervals to maximum 15 mg daily.

DAONIL Child Dosage

Not applicable.

Drug Information Secondary

DAONIL Precautions, Reactions and Contraindications

DAONIL Special Precautions

DAONIL Special Precautions

Elderly, renal failure.

DAONIL Adverse Reactions

DAONIL Adverse Reactions

Sensitivity reactions including skin rash.

DAONIL Contraindications

DAONIL Contraindications

Juvenile, growth-onset or unstable brittle diabetes, ketoacidosis, severe renal and liver insufficiency, endocrine disorders, stress, infections, surgical procedures. Pregnancy, lactation.