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Does glyburide lower blood sugar

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Dr. Mirjeta Guni MD

I am taking 2.5 mg glyburide for blood sugar control for diabetes but my sugar test shows high numbers such as 9.6 can I increase the dosage to reduce the sugar reading? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mirjeta Guni ( Endocrinologist)
Dr. Ajish TP MD

Could you tell me if there are any drawbacks or side effects, other than low blood sugar , that would be for a combination therapy of glyburide , metformin and insulin? Any long term effects? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ajish TP ( Endocrinologist)
Dr. Albana Sejdini MD

tests have been conducted,chest xrays normal,Holter test Normal,blood pressure normal stopped taking crestor and glyburide . I am a border line diabetic take Metofrmin 3 tablets one in the morning and two ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Albana Sejdini ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Mirjeta Guni MD

nerve blocking ablation. After the treatment my blood sugar level started going up and my PCP doubled my ... the steroidal medication might have contributed to my blood sugar elevation.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mirjeta Guni ( Endocrinologist)
Dr.   Binu Parameswaran Pillai MD

the GLIPIZIDE on my own to see what would happen, switched back to just GLYBURIDE for 1 week.. my sugar readings ...i've been on GLYBURIDE and GLIPIZIDE for 5-6 years now... Dr told me to stop... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Binu Parameswaran Pillai ( Endocrinologist)

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Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta MD

what does it mean when you are told to take blood sugar 2 hs after the biggest meal of the day .... We will consider increasing glyburide from 5 mg bid to 7.5 mg bid. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. M. Vamsi Krishna MD

dosage is 2.5 MG the first day i took it my blood sugar went down to 65 and after 3 glucose tabs and a peanutbutter sandwich it went up to 90-i i have been feeling poorly since this medication and my... View answer

Answered by : Dr. M. Vamsi Krishna ( Diabetologist)
Dr. PRAKASH AGRAWAL MD

Hi my husband & I have been taking metformin 1000 mg twice a day plus glyburide 2/ 5mg twice a day & now our dr, just added Genuvia once a day, which is helping us better at keeping our blood sugar ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. PRAKASH AGRAWAL ( Diabetologist)
Dr. SHOBHIT KUMAR PRASAD MD

the previous treatment of Metforming XR 1000mg and Glyburide 5mg was working fine. Since changing my sugar has skyrocketed. Can I take Glyburide with Janet XR to try to bring my sugar back to... View answer

Answered by : Dr. SHOBHIT KUMAR PRASAD ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Binu Parameswaran Pillai MD

and exercise. Since beginning Xarelto my blood sugars have been unusually high-never below 155 and frequently over 200. I have also been gaining weight. I am now taking 20mg of glyburide with no... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Binu Parameswaran Pillai ( Endocrinologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Klerida Shehu MD

No it wouldn't help. Contact an endocrinologist, for further details.

Dr. Gaurav Katiyar MD

Hi, Glyburide (Glibenclamide), used in Diabetes, does not cause Sore throat. Let me know if you have any further questions. You can contact me on my page http://bit.ly/DrGaurav Wish you a good health.

Dr.  Goswami Debopom MD

Hello. Has it been prescribed by your doctor? Regards.