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A sulfonylurea drug, C24H34N4O5S, used to treat type 2 diabetes.

[gli-, pref. for drugs used to control hyperglycemia (variant of gly-; see glyburide) + me(thyl) + alteration of pyr(role) + (am)ide.]


n glimepirida
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KG under the trade name of Amaryl in 1995, glimepiride has been approved by FDA as an oral drug that can be used alone or together with insulin.
Caseville, Michigan: You write that generic versions of Amaryl (for diabetes) and Vasotec (for high blood pressure) often vary in color or shape, adding that you would prefer to use drugs made in America.
Drug mix-ups led to seven reported fatalities, including two deaths attributed to confusion over the Alzheimer's drug Reminyl (galantamine) and the antidiabetes drug Amaryl (glimepiride).
Another Maerdy Naser son, this time the December 2005 born Maerdy Amaryl CH21 made 4,300gns to HB Tudor, Llanilar, Aberystwyth.
25 mg/d, furosemide 40 mg/d, potassium 20 mEq/d, Amaryl 2 mg/d and nystatin suspension q.
xx Actos, Amaryl, Avandamet, Avandia, chlorpropamide, Diabeta, Diabinese, Fortamet, Glipizide, Glipizide ER, Glipizide XL,Glucophage, Glucophage XR, Glucotrol, Glucotrol XL, Glucovance, glyburide, glyburide micronized, glyburide-metformin, Glynase, Glyset, Humalog, Humalog Mix 75/25, Humulin 50/50, Humulin 70/30, Humulin L, Humulin N, Humulin R, Humulin U, Iletin II Lente Pork, Iletin II NPH Pork, Iletin II Regular Pork, Iletin NPH, Lantus, Metaglip, metformin, metformin ER, Micronase, Novolin 70/30, Novolin L, Novolin N, Novolin R, Novolog, Novolog Mix 70/30, Prandin, Precose, Riomet, Starlix, tolazamide, tolbutamide, Tolinase, Velosulin Human BR ED = Erectile dysfunction; ICD-9-CM = International Classification of Diseases, 9th Edition, Clinical Modification; HCTZ = hydrochlorothiazide.
Delays can cost pharma companies at least $800,000 a day in lost sales for a niche medication, such as Amaryl, an oral antidiabetic treatment, and as much as $5.
Generic name Brand name acetohexamide Dymelor chlorpropamide Diabinese glimepiride Amaryl glipizide Glucotrol, Glucotrol XL glyburide DiaBeta, Glynase, PresTab, Micronase tolazamide Tolinase tolbutamide Orinase
GlobalData's pharmaceuticals report, Amaryl (Type 2 Diabetes) - Analysis and Forecasts to 2020 provides Amaryl sales estimates for US, EU-5 and Japan.
The Diabetes-related drugs included in the analysis were: Actos (pioglitazone), Amaryl (glimepiride), Avandia (rosiglitazone), Byetta (eventide), DiaBeta (glyburide), Glucophage (metformin), Glucovance (glyburide and metformin), Glynase (glyburide), Glyset (miglitol), Humalog (insulin lispro), Insulin Isophane, Invokana (canaglifozin), Januvia (sitagliptin), Kazano (alogliptin and metformin), Lantus (insulin glargine), Nesina (alogliptin), NovoLog (insulin aspart), Onglyza (saxagliptin), Oseni (alogliptin0.
The influence of amaryl on genetic alterations and sperm abnormalities of rats with alloxan-induced hyperglycemia.