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A 28-year-old female asked:

Is it safe to take 1.25mg glyburide before going to bed while pregnant to control sugar level in the morning?

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Dr. Jeffrey Hoffman
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Check your sugar: As long as you don’t have symptoms of low glucose, you are ok. If you wake up sweating or jittery, your sugar is dropping too low
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Glyburide: Glyburide is a common medication used to treat Gestational diabetes. If this medication was prescribed by your doctor and the glucose levels are being monitored then this is a common and typical approach to controlling this medical issue

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Last updated Mar 23, 2018

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