SPC, UK: Glucobay 50mg tablets (2012)

Product Name and Form

Glucobay 50 mg tablets

Pharmaceutical form

Tablet for oral administration.

White to yellow-tinged round, convex tablets of 7 mm diameter and 10 mm radius of curvature with ‘G50’ on one side and the BAYER-cross on the other side.

Qualitative and Quantitative Composition

Glucobay 50 mg tablets: 1 tablet contains 50 mg acarbose.

List of excipients

Glucobay tablets contain the following excipients:

Microcrystalline cellulose
Silica, colloidal anhydrous
Magnesium stearate
Maize starch

Pack sizes and Marketing

Blister strips comprising 300μm polypropylene foil (colourless) with a 20μm soft aluminium backing foil, in cardboard outers.

Pack sizes: 90

Marketing authorization holder
Authorization dates

Bayer plc
Bayer House
Strawberry Hill
RG14 1JA

28 May 1993 / 16 February 2004

Marketing authorization number:

PL 00010/0171