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Storage Methods for Glimepiride

The medication should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture or heat. Glimepiride tablets should be kept in an airtight container.
Keep glimepiride and all medications out of the reach of children.

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?

If you do not take your glimepiride as scheduled, take your next dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose.

Who Makes It?

Glimepiride is made by sanofi-aventis. Generic glimepiride is made by several manufacturers.

Strengths of Glimepiride

Glimepiride tablets are available in six strengths:
  • Glimepiride 1 mg
  • Glimepiride 2 mg
  • Glimepiride 3 mg
  • Glimepiride 4 mg
  • Glimepiride 6 mg
  • Glimepiride 8 mg.

Generic Glimepiride

Both brand-name and generic glimepiride are currently licensed for sale.
(Click Generic Glimepiride for more information.)
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