Glipizide vs Metformin

Glipizide
Metformin
Other name: Glucotrol Glucotrol
Other name: Glucophage Glucophage
Satisfaction Score
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3.1
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.2
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Diabetes
2.4
Concern level
1.7
Helpfulness
for Diabetes
3.7
Concern level
1.8
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Glipizide is an oral medium-to-long acting anti-diabetic drug from the sulfonylurea class. It is classified as a second generation sulfonylurea, which means that it undergoes enterohepatic circulation. The structure on the R2 group is a much larger cyclo...
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Metformin (brand name: Glucophage, Glumetza) is a medication used primarily for diabetes. It is an oral hypoglycemic medication. It lowers blood sugar levels in type 2 diabetics by...
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Gli
Hypoglycemia
10
Weight Loss
8
Weight Gain
7
Hyperglycemia
4
Insulin Resistance
3
Nausea
2
Tiredness
2
Diarrhea
2
Depression
2
Dizziness
2
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Met
Nausea
3
Hypoglycemia
3
Tiredness
3
Diarrhea
2
Cramping
2
Depression
2
Infertility
2
Stomach Problems
1
Headaches
1
Hypothyroidism
1
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2
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2
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1
0
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About Glipizide
Glipizide is an oral medium-to-long acting anti-diabetic drug from the sulfonylurea class. It is classified as a second generation sulfonylurea, which means that it undergoes enterohepatic circulation. The structure on the R2 group is a much larger cyclo...
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About Metformin
Metformin (International Nonproprietary Name, pronounced , originally sold as Glucophage) is an oral antidiabetic drug in the biguanide class. It is the first-line treatment drug of choice for the treatment of diabetes mellitus type 2, in particu...
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