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Glyburide Warnings and Precautions

Who Should Not Take Glyburide?

You should not take glyburide if you:
 
  • Are allergic to glyburide, DiaBeta, Glynase, Micronase, or any inactive component used to make glyburide. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
     
  • Have type 1 diabetes.
     
  • Have diabetic ketoacidosis (a life-threatening condition that may occur with uncontrolled diabetes). This condition needs to be treated with insulin.
 
  • Are taking bosentan (Tracleer®), due to the risk of liver problems when these drugs are combined.
 

Glyburide Warnings and Precautions: A Summary

There are several situations in which glyburide should not be taken, along with a number of precautions and warnings people should be aware of before taking the drug. However, it is possible that not all glyburide warnings and precautions were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about any specific ones that may apply to you.
 
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