Compare Glyburide vs. Precose
Head-to-head comparisons of medication uses, side effects, ratings, and more.
|Lowers blood sugar. Glyburide is a very effective oral blood sugar-lowering medicine, but has more side effects and restrictions compared to other medicines in this class (sulfonylureas).||Coming soon.|
|How it works|
|Glyburide is an anti-diabetic drug. It stimulates your body to make more insulin to lower blood sugar.||Coming soon.|
|Type of medication|
› SulfonylureaPrescription only
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The Glyburide FDA package insert doesn’t have numbers about how common side effects are.More about Glyburide side effects »
We haven’t found good data for Precose side effects.FDA side effect reports for Precose »
|Risk factors for serious side effects|
CFDA pregnancy category (Weigh risks vs. benefits)
Research studies with animals found harmful effects on unborn babies. It hasn’t been properly studied in humans. The benefits might outweigh the risks even if you’re pregnant. Talk with your doctor.See the FDA package insert
BFDA pregnancy category (Probably safe)
Research studies with animals haven’t found a risk to unborn babies, but it hasn’t been properly studied in humans.See the FDA package insert
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