To learn more, consult your physician or pharmacist. For medical guidance on side effects, call your doctor. This is not a complete list of Micronase side effects, but common ones include nausea, heartburn, and feeling full. Take a look at the "Micronase Precautions" section. Micronase has reportedly caused serious side effects. Any side effect that bothers you or does not go away should be reported to your doctor. Call 1-800-FDA-1088 to report side effects to the FDA.
Tell your doctor about all the medicines you take, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
After exposure to stress, such as fever, trauma, infection, or surgery, glyburide may cause you to lose control over your blood glucose levels. The adverse effects of Micronase may worsen if alcohol is consumed. If you have a history of anemia or a G6PD deficiency, tell your doctor. While taking Micronase, find out from your doctor if drinking alcohol is safe for you to do so. In the event that you become ill, experience unusual stress, a feverish infection, or an injury, consult your doctor for advice. Wear protective clothing, sunglasses, and sunscreen, and limit your exposure to the sun. Consuming alcohol while taking Micronase also rarely may cause symptoms such as flushing (reddening of the face), headache, nausea, vomiting, chest pain, weakness, blurred vision, mental confusion, sweating, choking, breathing difficulty, and anxiety. Micronase should not be taken if you have type 1 diabetes mellitus, diabetic ketoacidosis, with or without coma, or if you are allergic to Micronase or any of its ingredients. People who lack glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) may have a reduction in the number of red blood cells after taking micronase. Your skin could become photosensitive as a result of micronase. Serious side effects have been reported with Micronase including the following: Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar). If you experience any of the following hypoglycemia symptoms, including some or all of them, contact your doctor right away. Lightheadedness, dizziness, shakiness, hunger, rash, yellowing of the skin or eyes, pain in the upper right abdomen, unusual bleeding or bruising, fever, sore throat, swelling of the eyes, face, tongue, or throat. These conditions can affect your blood sugar and the amount of Micronase you may need. These conditions should be treated with insulin.