Diaben (Glyburide) Marketing InformationDiaben is sold in pharmcies as "Glyburide". It is also possible to purchase Glyburide in online store. Usually it doesn't require doctor's receipt. Diaben also can be sold as: Glibenclamide, Daonil, Amecladin, Apo-Glibenclamide, Benclamin, Betanase, Betanese, Bevoren, Calabren, Clamide, Daono, Debtan, Diabitor, Dibelet, Euclamin, Euglotab, Euglucan, Euglucon, Euglusid, Gilemal, Gliban, Glibedal, Gliben, Glibenclamid.
Diaben (Glyburide) General InformationDiaben is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes.
Diaben (Glyburide) Recommendations
Follow the directions for using this medicine provided by your doctor. Take Diaben exactly as directed.
The usual starting dose in adults including the elderly is one Diaben tablet (2.5mg) a day before breakfast. Your doctor may raise the dose of Diaben by one tablet at a time (2.5mg) until your diabetes is stabilized. When you are taking 2 or more Diaben 2.5mg tablets your doctor may change you to Diaben 5mg tablets.
Continue taking Diaben for as long as your doctor tells you to.
Diaben (Glyburide) Precautions
Tell your doctor before taking Diaben, if:
you are allergic to any medicines;
you have severe liver or kidney problems, or a genetic disorder known as glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency;
you are pregnant or breast-feeding.
Diaben (Glyburide) Ingredients
Active ingredient: glibenclamide.