Glugon Injection

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Glugon Information



Glugon Benefits & Uses

Glugon is used to treat the following -

Other Benefits

Glugon Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

Find the right dosage based on disease and age

Age Group Dosage
Adult
  • Disease: Hypoglycemia (Low Blood Sugar)
  • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
  • Single Maximum Dose: 1 mg
  • Dosage Route: Parenteral
  • Frequency: doctor administered
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
Geriatric
  • Disease: Hypoglycemia (Low Blood Sugar)
  • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
  • Single Maximum Dose: 1 mg
  • Dosage Route: Parenteral
  • Frequency: doctor administered
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
13 - 18 years (Adolescent)
  • Disease: Hypoglycemia (Low Blood Sugar)
  • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
  • Single Maximum Dose: 1 mg
  • Dosage Route: Parenteral
  • Frequency: doctor administered
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
2 - 12 years (Child)
  • Disease: Hypoglycemia (Low Blood Sugar)
  • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
  • Single Maximum Dose: 30 mcg/kg
  • Dosage Route: Parenteral
  • Frequency: doctor administered
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
Infant (1 month to 2 years)
  • Disease: Hypoglycemia (Low Blood Sugar)
  • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
  • Single Maximum Dose: 20 mcg/kg
  • Dosage Route: Parenteral
  • Frequency: doctor administered
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
Neonates (0 to 1 month)
  • Disease: Hypoglycemia (Low Blood Sugar)
  • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
  • Single Maximum Dose: 0.2 mg/kg
  • Dosage Route: Parenteral
  • Frequency: doctor administered
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor

Glugon Related Warnings

  • Is the use of Glugon safe for pregnant women?


    Glugon can cause unwanted side effects in pregnant women. If you experience any side effects, stop taking Glugon right away. Take your doctor's advice before taking it again.

    Moderate
  • Is the use of Glugon safe during breastfeeding?


    Breastfeeding women may feel side effects of Glugon. If you see any side effects, stop taking Glugon immediately and talk to your doctor. Take Glugon again, only after your doctor's advice.

    Moderate
  • What is the effect of Glugon on the Kidneys?


    Glugon rarely harms the kidneys.

    Mild
  • What is the effect of Glugon on the Liver?


    You may experience side effects on your liver after taking Glugon. If this happens, then discontinue its use. Consult your medical practitioner, do as he/she suggests.

    Moderate
  • What is the effect of Glugon on the Heart?


    The heart can be affected by Glugon. If you experience any unwanted effects of this drug, stop taking it and consult your doctor. You should restart the medicine only after medical advice.

    Moderate


Severe Interaction of Glugon with Other Drugs

Glugon should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Moderate

Mild



Glugon Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Glugon unless your doctor advises you to do so -



Frequently asked Questions about Glugon

  • Is this Glugon habit forming or addictive?


    No, there is no any evidence that Glugon is addictive.

    No
  • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


    Yes, you can comfortably use machinery or drive after taking Glugon since it will not make you feel sleepy.

    Safe
  • Is it safe?


    Glugon should be used only after doctor's advice.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
  • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


    There is no benefit of taking Glugon for mental disorders.

    No

Glugon Interactions with Food and Alcohol

  • Interaction between Food and Glugon


    Information is not available on the interaction of any foods with Glugon, due to a lack of research on this.

    Unknown
  • Interaction between Alcohol and Glugon


    Due to lack of research, there is no information about the side effects of taking Glugon with alcohol.

    Unknown


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This medicine data has been created by -

Vikas Chauhan

B.Pharma, Pharmacy
5 Years of Experience


References

US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Glucagon

KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 280-281

April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 617-619

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