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Who should take glyburide-metformin?

Glyburide-metformin is used to control blood sugar levels in people with Type 2 diabetes. Glyburide in this combination medication lowers blood sugar by helping the pancreas produce insulin. The metformin works by reducing the amount of sugar produced in the liver and the amount of sugar absorbed by the intestine. It is prescribed to treat Type 2 diabetes if diet and exercise are not enough.

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