Advertisement
Tolazamide Coupon - Tolazamide 250mg tablet

Generic Tolinase

TOLAZAMIDE helps to treat type 2 diabetes. Treatment is combined with diet and exercise. This drug helps your body to use insulin better. Compare sulfonylureas.
Tolazamide Coupon - Tolazamide 250mg tablet
Advertisement

Tolazamide Side Effects

What should I watch for?

Visit your doctor or health care professional for regular checks on your progress.

A test called the HbA1C (A1C) will be monitored. This is a simple blood test. It measures your blood sugar control over the last 2 to 3 months. You will receive this test every 3 to 6 months.

Learn how to check your blood sugar. Learn the symptoms of low and high blood sugar and how to manage them.

Always carry a quick-source of sugar with you in case you have symptoms of low blood sugar. Examples include hard sugar candy or glucose tablets. Make sure others know that you can choke if you eat or drink when you develop serious symptoms of low blood sugar, such as seizures or unconsciousness. They must get medical help at once.

Tell your doctor or health care professional if you have high blood sugar. You might need to change the dose of your medicine. If you are sick or exercising more than usual, you might need to change the dose of your medicine.

Do not skip meals. Ask your doctor or health care professional if you should avoid alcohol. Many nonprescription cough and cold products contain sugar or alcohol. These can affect blood sugar.

This medicine can make you more sensitive to the sun. Keep out of the sun. If you cannot avoid being in the sun, wear protective clothing and use sunscreen. Do not use sun lamps or tanning beds/booths.

Wear a medical ID bracelet or chain, and carry a card that describes your disease and details of your medicine and dosage times.

Advertisement

Common and Rare Side Effects

Along with its needed effects, a medicine may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.

Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

Rare

Abdominal or stomach pain

chills

clay-colored stools

dark urine

diarrhea

difficulty swallowing

dizziness

fast heartbeat

fever

headache

hives

itching

loss of appetite

puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue

rash

shortness of breath

skin rash

tightness in chest

unpleasant breath odor

unusual tiredness or weakness

vomiting of blood

wheezing

yellow eyes or skin

Incidence not known

Agitation

back, leg, or stomach pains

black, tarry stools

bleeding gums

blood in urine or stools

chest pain

coma

confusion

convulsions

cough or hoarseness

decreased urine output

depression

difficulty breathing

fast or irregular heartbeat

fatigue

fever with or without chills

fluid-filled skin blisters

general body swelling

general feeling of tiredness or weakness

hostility

increased thirst

irritability

itching of the skin

lethargy

light-colored stools

lower back or side pain

muscle pain or cramps

muscle twitching

nausea or vomiting

nosebleeds

painful or difficult urination

pale skin

pinpoint red spots on skin

rapid weight gain

seizures

sensitivity to the sun

skin thinness

sore throat

sores, ulcers, or white spots on the lips or in the mouth

stupor

swelling of the face, ankles, or hands

swollen or painful glands

unusual bleeding or bruising

Get emergency help immediately if any of the following symptoms of overdose occur:

Symptoms of overdose

Anxiety

cold sweats

cool, pale skin

increased hunger

nervousness

nightmares

shakiness

slurred speech

Some side effects may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them:

Less common

Indigestion

passing of gas

Rare

Feeling of constant movement of self or surroundings

sensation of spinning

Incidence not known

Redness or other discoloration of skin

severe sunburn

Other side effects not listed may also occur in some patients. If you notice any other effects, check with your healthcare professional.

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

GoodRx is not sponsored by or affiliated with any of the pharmacies identified in its price comparisons. All trademarks, brands, logos and copyright images are property of their respective owners and rights holders and are used solely to represent the products of these rights holders. This information is for informational purposes only and is not meant to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. GoodRx is not offering advice, recommending or endorsing any specific prescription drug, pharmacy or other information on the site. GoodRx provides no warranty for any of the pricing data or other information. Please seek medical advice before starting, changing or terminating any medical treatment.
The information contained in the Truven Health Micromedex products as delivered by GoodRx is intended as an educational aid only. It is not intended as medical advice for individual conditions or treatment. It is not a substitute for a medical exam, nor does it replace the need for services provided by medical professionals. Talk to your doctor, nurse or pharmacist before taking any prescription or over the counter drugs (including any herbal medicines or supplements) or following any treatment or regimen. Only your doctor, nurse, or pharmacist can provide you with advice on what is safe and effective for you.
The use of the Truven Health products is at your sole risk. These products are provided "AS IS" and "as available" for use, without warranties of any kind, either express or implied. Truven Health and GoodRx make no representation or warranty as to the accuracy, reliability, timeliness, usefulness or completeness of any of the information contained in the products. Additionally, TRUVEN HEALTH MAKES NO REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTIES AS TO THE OPINIONS OR OTHER SERVICE OR DATA YOU MAY ACCESS, DOWNLOAD OR USE AS A RESULT OF USE OF THE THOMSON REUTERS HEALTHCARE PRODUCTS. ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR USE ARE HEREBY EXCLUDED. Truven Health does not assume any responsibility or risk for your use of the Truven Health products.