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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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On the other hand, glimepiride (Amaryl), glipizide (Glucotrol), and glyburide (Diabeta, Micronase) do not appear to lower cardiovascular risk.
I have no health insurance and the doctor prescribed Amaryl 3 mg.
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Other Options If metformin doesn't lower your blood sugar sufficiently, other older drugs may be used with it--for example, glipizide (Glucotrol), or glimepiride (Amaryl).
Hussein, "Evaluation of the effects of glimepiride (Amaryl) and repaglinide (novoNorm) on atherosclerosis progression in high cholesterol-fed male rabbits," Journal of Cardiovascular Disease Research, vol.
Six drugs are included in this subclass: chlorpropamide, glimepiride (Amaryl), glipizide (Glucotrol), glyburide, tolazamide (Tolinase), and tolbutamide.
The new sublingual formula showed good disintegration with 21 seconds which is more preferred than formula 2, as the assay gives good result compared to Amaryl as the standard drug as well as the hardness and friability.
Sulfonylureas such as Glyburide (Diabeta, Gly-nase, Micronase), Glipizide (Glucotrol), Glimepirid (Amaryl) help to treat T2DM by increasing the insulin release from the insulin storage vescicles.
Comparative efficacy of two medicinal plants and Amaryl tablet (Glimepiride) in induced diabetes mellitus in rat.
Examples include: glyburide (Micronase), glimepiride (Amaryl) and extended-release glipizide (Glucotrol and Glucotrol XL).
However, I now started to take a drug called Amaryl, which promotes insulin secretion, every morning, since the tail of my pancreas had been surgically removed during the operation.
The second-generation sulfonylureas glipizide (Glucotrol), glimepiride (Amaryl), and glyburide (DiaBeta, Glynase, and Micronase) are prescribed much more frequently than the first-generation agents because they do not cause animal developmental toxicity, and can be considered low risk.