glyburide

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gly·bu·ride

 (glī′byo͝or-īd′)
n.
A sulfonylurea drug, C23H28ClN3O5S, used to treat type 2 diabetes. Also called glibenclamide.

[gly-, pref. for drugs used to control hyperglycemia (shortening of antihyperglycemic) + b(enzyl) + ur(ea) + (am)ide.]
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Noun1.glyburide - an oral antidiabetic drug (trade names DiaBeta and Micronase) that stimulates the release of insulin from the pancreasglyburide - an oral antidiabetic drug (trade names DiaBeta and Micronase) that stimulates the release of insulin from the pancreas
antidiabetic, antidiabetic drug - a drug used to treat diabetes mellitus
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glyburide

(USAN), glibenclamide (INN) n gliburida, glibenclamida (INN)
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