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How does glipizide extended release interact with other medications?

Glipizide extended release may interact with other medications, so it is important to tell your doctor about any medications or supplements that you are taking before you take it. This is especially true if you are taking any of the following medications:

  • ACE inhibitors
  • MAOIs
  • non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs)
  • beta-blockers
  • calcium channel blockers
  • decongestants
  • diuretics
  • thyroid medications
  • anticoagulants (blood thinners)
  • azole antifungals
  • quinolone antibiotics
  • sulfonamides
  • salicylates
  • corticosteroids
  • birth control pills
  • rifamycins
  • sympathomimetics
  • gemfibrozil
  • chloramphenicol
  • insulin
  • phenylbutazone
  • clofibrate
  • probenecid
  • isoniazid
  • niacin
  • phenytoin

Drinking alcohol while taking glipizide extended release may also increase the risk for serious side effects. Other medications and substances may also interact with glipizide extended release, so do not stop, start, or change any medications or supplements without first talking to your doctor.

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