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Should pregnant women take glimepiride?

Glimepiride treats type 2 diabetes by helping control blood sugar levels. This medicine may harm unborn babies. Women who are pregnant or planning to be should discuss the benefits and risks of taking this drug. This drug should only be used during pregnancy if the benefits outweigh the risks.

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