Active Ingredient(s):Glyburide FDA Approved: * May 1, 1984 Pharm Company: *SANOFI AVENTIS US Category:Diabetes
Glibenclamide, also known as glyburide, is a medication used to treat diabetes mellitus type 2. It is recommended that it be taken together with diet and exercise. It may be used with other antidiabetic medication. It is not recommended for use by itself in diabetes mellitus type 1. It is taken by mouth.
Common side effects include nausea and heartburn. Serious side effects may in...
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