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