glyburide

noun
an oral antidiabetic drug (trade names DiaBeta and Micronase) that stimulates the release of insulin from the pancreas
Syn: ↑DiaBeta, ↑Micronase
Usage Domain: ↑trade name (for: ↑Micronase), ↑trade name (for: ↑DiaBeta)
Hypernyms: ↑antidiabetic, ↑antidiabetic drug

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/gluy byoor"uyd/, n. Pharm.
a hypoglycemic substance, C23H28ClN3O5S, used orally in the treatment of diabetes mellitus.
[GLY(CO)- + -buride, of uncert. derivation]

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