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what will happen if a non-diabetic takes 3 avandaryl (rosiglitazone and glimepiride)?

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Dr. David Sneid
Endocrinology 41 years experience
Your blood: sugar will go down. It's unlikely there will be any significant consequences, as your body will respond with an increase in blood sugar -- but it should be avoided.

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A 44-year-old member asked:

What happens if a nondiabetic person takes 3 avandaryl (rosiglitazone and glimepiride)?

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Dr. Carol Cheney
Endocrinology 45 years experience
Low blood sugar: The Amaryl (glimepiride) in this medication stimulates the pancreas to release Insulin and would likely cause an abnormally low blood sugar if taken by a non diabetic person.
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A 28-year-old male asked:

What is the definition or description of: avandaryl (rosiglitazone and glimepiride)?

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Dr. Stanley Schwartz
Endocrinology 52 years experience
Combination drug: Of Avandia (rosiglitazone) and a sulfonylurea 2 drugs for diabetes avandia now severly restricted by fda- should be removed from market- had increased adverse cardiovascular outcomes sulfonylureas , as a separate pill, are still on market, but have high risk of low blood sugar and weight gain, so we avopid using them much better meds available.

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