What is it? Overview Usage Side Effects and Warnings

What is Glyburide?

(GLYE byoor ide)

• This medicine is used to lower blood sugar in diabetic patients.

• This medicine is used to control blood sugars in pregnant females.

What are the precautions when taking this medicine?

• Wear disease medical alert identification.

• If you have glucose-6-phosphate deficiency, talk with healthcare provider. Anemia may occur.

• If you are 80 or older, use this medicine with caution. You could be more sensitive to low blood sugar.

• If you have kidney disease, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have liver disease, talk with healthcare provider.

• Do not drive if blood sugar has been low. There is a greater risk of an accident.

• Be careful if you have G6PD deficiency. Anemia may occur.

• Check medicines with healthcare provider. This medicine may not mix well with other medicines.

• Avoid alcohol (includes wine, beer, and liquor).

• Tell healthcare provider if you are pregnant or plan on getting...