glipizide


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an oral antidiabetic drug (trade name Glucotrol) that stimulates the release of insulin from the pancreas

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On Day 2, the toxicology results are returned and are positive for glipizide, which Ms.
The morning glipizide dose needs to be held on the day of the exam but does not need to be held for 48 hours after the exam, and a creatinine level should be drawn prior to restarting glipizide.
MET is commonly prescribed in combination with sulfonylureas such as Glipizide (GPZ) and Glibenclamide (GBN).
Glipizide (1 mg/kg PO q12h, Sandoz Inc, Princeton, NJ, USA) therapy was initiated and administered once.
Duran-Garcia et al., "Durability of glycaemic efficacy over 2 years with dapagliflozin versus glipizide as add-on therapies in patients whose type 2 diabetes mellitus is inadequately controlled with metformin," Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism, vol.
Glipizide has not been identified as an agent of DILI concern and minor elevations in liver enzymes occur in <1% of patients which is comparable to what can be expected with placebo [9, 11].
Although insulin is the diabetes therapy most often associated with hypoglycemia--and the study participants were not using insulin--other diabetes medications, such as sulfonylureas (glimepiride [Amaryl[R]], glipizide [Glucotrol[R]], and glyburide [DiaBeta[R]] are examples), can cause low blood sugar, as well.
These include sulfonylureas, such as glipizide and glimepiride, and glinides, such as repaglinide (Prandin) and nateglinide (Starlix).
Six drugs are included in this subclass: chlorpropamide, glimepiride (Amaryl), glipizide (Glucotrol), glyburide, tolazamide (Tolinase), and tolbutamide.
The hypoglycemia was the result of her taking 1,000 mg of metformin qd and 10 mg of glipizide XL bid.
Beginning in the 1990s, investigators began to compare the efficacy of monotherapy with combination therapy, first with metformin and glyburide alone or together, and then testing metformin in combination with glipizide, rosiglitazone, and sitagliptin, he said.
Included in this study were adults with type 2 diabetes, BMI >20 kg/m2, HbA1c 7-10%, on metformin >1000 mg/day and SU (gliclazide, glipizide or glyburide/ glibenclamide) (at maximum tolerated dose [at least half maximum approved dose]) or glimepiride (>2 mg/day or at maximum tolerated dose [at least half maximal approved dose]) >90 days and intent to fast during Ramadan.
Pharmaceutical company Mylan NV (NASDAQ:MYL) (TASE:MYL) said on Monday that it has launched the Glipizide Extended-release Tablets, 5 mg and 10 mg in the US market.