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glimepiride

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noun gli·mep·i·ride \gli-ˈmep-ə-ˌrīd\

Medical Definition of glimepiride

  1. :  a sulfonylurea drug C24H34N4O5S that functions chiefly in stimulating the release of insulin from pancreatic beta cells and is taken orally in the treatment of type 2 diabetes


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