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What should I avoid while taking glyburide-metformin?

Glyburide-metformin increases sensitivity to sunlight. Therefore, you should avoid prolonged exposure to sunlight, including tanning salons, and use synscreen while you are taking this medicine. You should also avoid alcohol, as this can lower your blood sugar. Glyburide-metformin can make you drowsy, so avoid driving or operating machinery until you know how this medicine affects you.

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