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glip·i·zide

 (glĭp′ĭ-zīd′)
n.
A sulfonylurea drug, C21H27N5O4S, used to treat type 2 diabetes.

[gli-, pref. for drugs used to control hyperglycemia (variant of gly-; see glyburide) + alteration of py(ra)z(ine) + (am)ide.]
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Noun1.glipizide - an oral antidiabetic drug (trade name Glucotrol) that stimulates the release of insulin from the pancreas
antidiabetic, antidiabetic drug - a drug used to treat diabetes mellitus
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glipizide

n glipizida
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M2 EQUITYBITES-November 17, 2015-Mylan introduces generic GLUCOTROL XL Tablets for patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
M2 PHARMA-November 17, 2015-Mylan introduces generic GLUCOTROL XL Tablets for patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
He already had enough Glucotrol XL at home and had not requested a refill, so he assumed this was a new medication.
Drugs with significant potential that are having generic equivalents hit the market are: Ortho-Novum 7/7/7 * (birth control) Ortho Tri-Clyclen * (birth control) Accupril (blood pressure) Nolvadex (breast cancer) Topamax (anti-convulsant) Glucophage XR (diabetes) Monopril (blood pressure) Remeron (antidepressant) Alphagan (glaucoma) Serzone (antidepressant) Glucovance (diabetes) Glucotrol XL (diabetes) Wellbutrin SR (antidepressant) Zyban (smoking cessation) Neurontin (anti-convulsant) Tiazac (blood pressure) Prozac (antidepressant) Prilosec (gastritis)
Find Your Diabetes Medicines(*) Sulfonylureas Amaryl DiaBeta Diabinese Dymelor Glucotrol Glucotrol XL Glynase PresTab Micronase Orinase Tolinase Biguanides Glucophage Alpha-glucosidase Inhibitors Glyset Precose Thiazolidinediones Rezulin Meglitinides: Prandin Insulins Lispro (Humalog) Regular Premixed Ultralente NPH or Lente
Glipizide ER tablets are the authorized generic version of Pfizer's Glucotrol XL tablets.
Dills put the monthly cost of 5 mg/day of Glucotrol XL (glipizide) at $10.
The product, the 16th generic launch for the company this year, is equivalent to Glucotrol XL, Pfizer Inc.