glyburide

[ glahy-byoor-ahyd ]
/ glaɪˈbyʊər aɪd /

noun Pharmacology.

a hypoglycemic substance, C23H28ClN3O5S, used orally in the treatment of diabetes mellitus.

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Origin of glyburide

gly(co)- + -buride, of uncertain derivation
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Medical definitions for glyburide

glyburide
[ glībyur-īd′ ]

n.

A sulfonylurea drug used to treat non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus.
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