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How dose amaryl (glimepiride) affect blood sugar, insulin?

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Dr. Carol Cheney
Endocrinology 45 years experience
Lowers blood sugar: Amaryl (glimepiride) stimulates the pancreas to release insulin, which will cause the blood sugar to fall. This release of Insulin occurs without relation to whether one has eaten, so if one goes a long period without eating, the blood sugar can become abnormally low.

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How dose amaryl (glimepiride) affect blood sugar?

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Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
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Lowers blood sugar: Used to treat type 2 diabetes, Amaryl (glimepiride) is an oral medication which helps the pancreas make more insulin.

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