Overview
Micronase is a prescription drug approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to help improve blood glucose control in adults with type 2 diabetes. Micronase is considered an adjunct treatment to diet and exercise. Micronase is also referred to by its drug name, Glyburide.

Micronase is a sulfonylurea. Micronase is believed to work by increasing the amount of insulin released by the pancreas.

How do I take it?
Prescribing information states that Micronase is generally taken once daily, in the morning with breakfast.

Micronase comes in tablet form.

Side effects... read more

The FDA-approved label for Micronase lists common side effects including hypoglycemia (low blood sugar), nausea, heartburn, full-stomach sensation, joint or muscle pain, blurry vision, pale skin, bleeding easily, rash, and itching.

Rare but serious side effects listed for Micronase include jaundice and systemic allergic reaction.

Micronase (Glyburide) Questions

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