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GlucoGel is a 40% dextrose, glucose supplement that is easy to carry, use and swallow. GlucoGel is a doctor recommended, fast-acting product to help manage blood glucose levels.
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What is GlucoGel?
GlucoGel is a widely recognised glucose supplement used to effectively raise blood glucose levels to help manage episodes of hypoglycaemia in children and adults over the age of 2 years.
GlucoGel contains 40% dextrose and is free from artificial colours, sweeteners, caffeine and gluten. Each box contains 3 x 25 g tubes that are easy to use, being absorbed quickly through the gums and cheeks.
What is GlucoGel used for?
GlucoGel is a glucose supplement used to quickly increase blood sugar levels to help manage episodes of low blood sugar levels or hypoglycaemia or for times when you need an energy boost.
The tubes are easy to carry in a bag, pocket or car making them an ideal product to use whenever and wherever you might need them to instantly raise your blood sugar levels.
How does GlucoGel work?
Taking GlucoGel is a sure fast way of raising low blood sugar levels. Once the tube is emptied into your mouth, the contents should be massaged into the insides of your cheeks or swallowed. The glucose content is then quickly absorbed through your mucus membranes into the bloodstream almost instantly boosting your blood sugar.
How to use GlucoGel
GlucoGel is for oral use only for the management of low blood sugar. It should be used exactly as directed. If you are unsure of the recommended dose for you you should discuss this with a doctor or pharmacist before use.
- Twist off the cap
- Squeeze the required amount of gel into the mouth and on to the inside cheek.
- Gently massage the outside of the cheek to improve the absorption rate.
- Alternatively, squeeze the content into your mouth and swallow.
- Repeat if necessary.
GlucoGel Tubes contain: Demineralised Water, 40% Dextrose Monohydrate, Sodium Carboxymethyl Cellulose E466, Citric Acid E330, Preservative: Potassium Sorbate E202, Tri-Sodium Citrate E331.
GlucoGel side effects
It is very rare for people to develop side effects when using GlucoGel. If you are diabetic you should speak to a doctor or pharmacist about your carbohydrate requirements before using this product.
If in the unfortunate and unlikely event that you develop a serious allergic reaction when using this product you should seek immediate medical attention.
- GlucoGel should only be administered to people who are conscious and able to swallow independently.
- Keep out of reach of children.
- Do not use it if the product has been opened or punctured.
GlucoGel in pregnancy & breastfeeding
It is safe to use GlucoGel during pregnancy. If you are breastfeeding it is recommended that you discuss taking GlucoGel with a doctor or pharmacist before use.