What is Glimepiride?

Glimepiride is a drug used to treat diabetes mellitus type 2. It stimulates pancreas to produce insulin and thereby reduces blood sugar levels.

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I take glimepiride tabs for my high blood sugar, but I had a steroid shot yesterday for a cold & it has made my sugar levels rise. I have some...

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Yes, glimepiride and metformin can be safely taken together. If fact, international guidelines on the control and treatment of diabetes recommend...

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Can you combine insulin metformin and glimepiride ?

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This combination is not recommended;

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Hello and thank you for asking!

Once you start insulin, Glimepiride is...

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