Active Ingredient(s): Glyburide
FDA Approved: * May 1, 1984
Pharm Company: * SANOFI AVENTIS US
Category: Diabetes

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".

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Glibenclamide, also known as glyburide, is an antidiabetic drug in a class of medications known as sulfonylureas, closely related to sulfonamide antibiotics. It was developed in 1966 in a cooperative study between Boehringer Mannheim (now part of Roche) and Hoechst (now part of Sanofi-Aventis).[1] Contents 1 Medical uses 2 Side effects and contraindications 3 Mechanism of action 4 Research 5 Trade names 6 See also 7 References Medical uses It is used in the treatment ...

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Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glibenclamide

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Tablet: 1.25mg, 1.5mg, 2.5mg, 3mg, 4.5mg, 5mg, 6mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for DiaBeta: (3 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0039-0051 Diabeta 2.5 mg Oral Tablet by Sanofi-aventis U.S. LLC
  • 0039-0052 Diabeta 5 mg Oral Tablet by Sanofi-aventis U.S. LLC
  • 0039-0053 Diabeta 1.25 mg Oral Tablet by Sanofi-aventis U.S. LLC

Other drugs which contain Glyburide or a similar ingredient: (6 results)

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