A 36-year-old female asked:
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What is glyburide?im taking it twice in the morning for my diabetes

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Dr. Aaron Pardini
Specializes in Endocrinology
Glyburide: Glyburide is a diabetes drug that is called a sulfonylurea. It works by increasing more secretion of insulin in your blood which lowers your blood. It is one of the few pills that is used to treat diabetes during pregnancy
Answered on Sep 29, 2016
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No problem at all: Hi. No there's no problem at all taking Glucovance (glyburide and metformin) with food. Keep your diabetes in excellent control! Good luck!
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Many: but we never use glyburide any more as high risk hypoglycemia, weight gain, death newer agents don't have these issues
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