Diabeta

What is Diabeta?

Glibenclamide (AAN, BAN, INN), also known as glyburide (USAN), is an antidiabetic drug in a class of medications known as sulfonylureas, closely related to sulfa drugs. It was developed in 1966 in a cooperative study between Boehringer Mannheim (now part of Roche) and Hoechst (now part of Sanofi-Aventis).

It is sold in doses of 1.25, 2.5, and 5 mg, under the trade names Diabeta, Glynase, and Micronase in the United States and Daonil, Semi-Daonil, and Euglucon in the United Kingdom, and Delmide, Glybovin in India. It is also sold in combination with metformin under the trade names Glucovance, Benimet, and Glibomet, as well as Glucored and Glucored Forte (by Sun Pharmaceutical) in Russia, Belarus and other countries of the CIS.

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is evion 400 safe when i am a diabitic taking diabeta and jalra ,i am regullarly doing exercise and able to maintain 140 to 180 sugar level. is it...

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DEAR SIR/MADAM

EVION 400 MG IS A COMBINATION OF VITAMIN E WITH CO ENZYMES. IT IS VERY SAFE TO TAKE EVION 400 MG ONCE A DAY ALONG WITH CURRENT...

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I am having severe hair loss since I started on diabeta sr medicine. Is hair loss a side effect of this medication. My doctor advised using...

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Brief Answer:
Not Diabeta SR

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Thanks for your query.

No, Diabeta SR is not known to cause hair fall. I would consider anxiety...

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my mother aged 65 diabetic for past 10 yrs - ten days back sugar level FBS-148 &PRBS- 215 corres. urine- nil edication- Diamicrom-XR 60 before...

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In my opinion in this particular case , she may go into Hypoglycemia (low blood sugars) with this above medication (Gemer forte is a combination...

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