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A healthcare provider may prescribe Amaryl® (glimepiride) to treat type 2 diabetes (also known as noninsulin-dependent diabetes or adult-onset diabetes).
 
The medication comes in the form of a tablet and is typically taken once a day. Several strengths of Amaryl are available, including:
 
  • Amaryl 1 mg
  • Amaryl 2 mg
  • Amaryl 4 mg.
     
Generic Amaryl is available in more strengths, including 3 mg, 6 mg, and 8 mg.
 
Your healthcare provider will consider several factors before prescribing this medication. Some of these factors include:
 
  • Your age
  • Other medical conditions you may have
  • Other medications you are currently taking.
     
(Click Amaryl Dosage for more information on dosing guidelines for treating type 2 diabetes with various strengths of Amaryl. This article also offers suggestions on how to safely use this medication.)
 
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