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What is Glucotrol?

Glucotrol is the brand name of an oral medicine called glipizide that is taken to treat type 2 diabetes. Glucotrol treats type 2 diabetes by helping your pancreas release insulin and helping your body use the insulin effectively.  Glipizide is often taken with another drug, metformin, which also helps to regulate glucose levels in the blood.

 

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