Diabinese

Active Ingredient(s): Chlorpropamide
FDA Approved: * October 28, 1958
Pharm Company: * PFIZER
Category: Diabetes

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Diabinese Overview

Chlorpropamide is a drug in the sulfonylurea class used to treat diabetes mellitus type 2. It is a long-acting first-generation sulfonylurea. Contents 1 Mechanism of action 2 Pharmacokinetics 3 Cautions and contraindications 3.1 Other side effects 4 Chemical properties 4.1 Solubility 5 See also 6 References Mechanism of action Like other sulfonylureas, chlorpropamide acts to increase the secretion of insulin, so it is only effective in patients who have some pancreatic beta cell ...

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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/Chlorpropamide

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Chlorpropamide
  • Tablet: 100mg, 250mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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