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Synonyms for glyburide

an oral antidiabetic drug (trade names DiaBeta and Micronase) that stimulates the release of insulin from the pancreas

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Other Names for This Medicine Generic Name Brand Name acetohexamide Dymelor chlorpropamide Diabinese glimepiride Amaryl glipizide Glucotrol, Glucotrol XL glyburide DiaBeta, Glynase PresTab, Micronase tolazamide Tolinase tolbutamide Orinase
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Glynase PresTab Tablets (glyburide 1.
Glynase PresTab is an improved formulation of glyburide, the most widely used oral medication in the United States for non-insulin- dependent diabetes, which affects an estimated 14 million Americans.
March 6 /PRNewswire/ -- The Upjohn Company (NYSE: UPJ) announced today that Glynase PresTab Tablets have been cleared for marketing for the treatment of non-insulin-dependent diabetes and will be introduced shortly.
Glynase PresTab is not interchangeable with previous formulations of glyburide due to differences in bioavailability; doctors will need to titrate the dosage of Glynase PresTab with patients' blood sugar levels.