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  1. Enlarged Spleen With "babies" 15th July 2006
    ... yellow did some checking on the glipizide that they gave me because they "thought i had diabeties...

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  1. Anyone suffer nausea from Lactobacillus? 2nd July 2007
    ... is 12.5 mg Lopressor 2x daily, Protonix 2x daily, Glipizide 1x daily, Vicoden 2 qid PRN, and Allegra. She was...

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  1. Diabetes and stage 3 kidney disease 10th May 2010
    ... his diabetes medication changed from Glyburide to Glipizide , as the Glyburide was no longer helping. The Glipizide...
    ... Hi Cora, The doc said to take a WHOLE Glipizide each day for several days, instead of only half when...

  2. High Levels...Need Help PLEASE! 18th April 2010
    ... has for the last 5 years. He was on just metformin, glipizide , and januvia, but now he is on the Levemir flexpen...

  3. Testing BG 14th April 2010
    ... I am a very picky eater. I am taking metformin and glipizide twice a day. Also don't eat meals at the same time...

  4. type 2 diabetic with stomach pain after eating 23rd February 2010
    ... taking the metformin. My pcp recently prescribed glipizide to bring my bg closer to 100. For the last several...

  5. How long before Type 2's go on medication/insulin? 9th January 2010
    ... about 10 years. Then to metformin and now metformin & glipizide . Have always struggled with weight and have an extremely...

  6. A1c 10th September 2009
    ... My 1st A1c And Mine Was A 7.1 The Doctor Put Me On Glipizide 5mg 2 Times A Day.I Have Since Went On The Diabetic...
    ... of all, I don't know why your doctor would choose glipizide as the first drug of choice to treat T2 diabetes. ... Glipizide is a sulfonylurea and, as such, it works by forcing...
    ... of all, I don't know why your doctor would choose glipizide as the first drug of choice to treat T2 diabetes. ... Glipizide is a sulfonylurea and, as such, it works by forcing ... further reduce it. The Reason My Doctor Gave Me Glipizide Is Because Of The Metformin Does To My Stomach Even ... Said I Had 60 Yr Old Kidneys That Is Why He Went With Glipizide ...I Also Think The Reason I Became A Diabetic Was ... A Statin Drug For Cholestrol....I Am Still On The Glipizide And Im Gonna See How I Do With It And In 3 Months...

  7. Anyone taking glipizide and if so, for how long? 17th August 2009
    ... metformin you could take, you could probably drop the glipizide and only take the metformin by reducing your carbs ... effects. Your doctor obviously has the opinion that glipizide will do you more good than harm at this point. If...
    ... 4059663]Hi! I have type 2 diabetes and I'm taking 10mg glipizide in the morning, and 2X 500 mg of metformin before ... online research about drugs and such, and I see that glipizide causes cardiovascular problems. Seems kind of silly...
    ... I have been on insulin and glipizide for 4 years. My doctor told me I can slowly come off ... the glipizide if I keep my sugar under 200. I take Lantis and Humilin...

  8. From "Picture Perfect" A1c to spikes 29th March 2009
    ... and exercise alone, to metformin, to metformin and glipizide , to metformin, amaryl, and avandia, and to insulin...

  9. New to insulin 11th February 2009
    ... use it? I am a type 2 diabetic and have been using Glipizide XL 20 mgs for two weeks and apparently has not lowered...
    ... (small quantities), too. Your doctor is wise. Glipizide is a medication which "squeezes" your pancreas to...
    ... more ready to start because i'm so sick of taking the glipizide because I think it is making me dehydrated. So thank...

  10. Prednisone induced diabetes 7th September 2008
    ... blood sugars were 355!!!!!! My dr. put me on 5mg Glipizide in the am and 5mg in the pm. I dont know what the...

  11. Is it posible to go back to taking oral meds instead of insulin.... 24th August 2008
    ... it outputs steadily over most of the day. And your glipizide is quite steady output after a couple months, too...

  12. Why Minidiab (glipizide) caused me so much heart palpitation and dizziness? 23rd August 2008
    ... though. When you were taking the metformin and/or the glipizide , did you test your blood glucose levels frequently...
    ... admitted into the hospital. The nurse unable to find glipizide so she said don't have to take. Let me think, do...

  13. Glucophage making me sick! 18th August 2008
    ... metformin. It is like poison. The doctor started me on glipizide , I pray that this will work and I will start feeling...

  14. Glucose up at night 26th July 2008
    ... I think helpful. I do take Metformin 500 mg, and Glipizide 10 mg. I am a night person, bed is around 2 AM and...
    ... right. I also don't know how long you have been on glipizide . In the beginning of my diabetic journey nearly 20 ... years ago now, I was on glipizide (Glucotrol) - it worked quite well for me for several ... years with no other med. Glipizide has a very short elimination half-life in the body ... hours after you eat. To get the best action from your glipizide , then you would take it about a half-hour before your ... your meal, wait about an hour before you take your glipizide . Take your met with your glip. It is longer acting ... Now, for your "dawn" sugar. Your 10 PM dose of glipizide is "doing you in". Your body is seeing the highest ... glip and your met then. If you have only been on glipizide a short time, there is something to look forward to ... insulin-production from your pancreas in response to glipizide occurs after about 6 months on the drug. For...

  15. Can't keep my glucose in the 80's - help. 20th March 2008
    ... as you're not also taking a sulfonyurea, (such as glipizide ), which I don't think you've even mentioned and I...

  16. high glucose levels 11th March 2008
    ... anyway. I would question why your doctor put you on glipizide instead of metformin. Glipizide is a sulfonyurea...

  17. What in the world? 31st January 2008
    ... went up to 80. Also its not glyburide I am taking its Glipizide ER. I just started it a month ago. It says one daily...
    ... 3422380]... Also its not glyburide I am taking its Glipizide ER. .... Both glyburide and glipizide make the pancreas ... make more insulin. The difference is that glipizide is long-acting and only needs to be taken once a day...
    ... [QUOTE=Mark1e;3424660]Both glyburide and glipizide make the pancreas make more insulin. The difference ... is that glipizide is long-acting and only needs to be taken once a day...

  18. Metformin/Actos VS. holistic treatments - please help 30th January 2008
    ... regained weight and a1c went back up to 7.2. Got 5 mg glipizide which causes weight gain, and it helped lower BS a ... very low 100's, I will continue it. I still take glipizide and take 500 mg Metformin about every other day or...

  19. Questions about Diabetes 16th January 2008
    ... the medications I'd taken: Metformin, Glucophage, Glipizide . I also explained the situation as to why I've taken ... three years. She decided to put me on Metformin/ Glipizide (she's really trying to avoid my having to take insulin...

  20. meter readings 16th December 2007
    ... reading was 234 i.am taking 4 metformin a day and 2 glipizide a day. what should these readings be?...

  21. Metformin questions, Januvia questions 23rd September 2007
    ... Metformin since Avandia is in trouble. I take Glipizide too, and A1c's are usually 6.5 but I'm so long...

  22. Metformin Not Working? 18th September 2007
    ... too low and it just doesn't feel normal. Glipizide is the one thing I've been on the longest...

  23. I bought cinnamon - now what? 15th September 2007
    ... used to take in addition to Metformin 2000 per day, Glipizide 2X a day, three things. Now Cinnamon is my Avandia...

  24. New to this..need advice. 26th July 2007
    ... Metformin this weekend. So I'll be on 1000mg/day and them Glipizide 1x a day. It would be nice if the Met. made me lose...

  25. Question about test strips 2nd July 2007
    ... August 2005 and so far am controlling with Metformin, Glipizide , and Diet. I have lost 119 pounds since being dianosed...

  26. any type 2 who thinks they developed diabetes from depression? 15th June 2007
    ... found that in addition to medication Metformin and Glipizide that natural medicine ( I take quite a cocktail) has...

  27. having trouble with hypoglycemia 4th May 2007
    ... am a type 2 diabetic currently taking metformin and glipizide . Recently I have been having a few very bad hypoglycemic...
    ... currently taking metformin 1000mg two times a day and glipizide 5mg at dinnertime. My last a1c was 6.6 I haven't...

  28. Hi and hoping someone can help.... 28th March 2007
    ... resistant and being treated as a type 2 diabetic. I take glipizide once a day. Some websites you might want to check...

  29. Did anybody else have this problem? 7th February 2007
    ... now,went on insulin for about 2 1/2 years now I'm on Glipizide 2.5 mg,still have problems dizzness sweats you name...

  30. Questions, Please Help 25th December 2006
    ... found out that his sugar was sky high. He's now on Glipizide 10mg 3 times a day. There are times where his sugar...

  31. Have Question about BS reading and meds timing 25th October 2006
    ... I am type 2 and take two meds, Glipizide , and Metformin. I take them both in the am and pm ... to get this down, anyone have any suggestions? The Glipizide drops my sugars very low at times, and so I have to...

  32. How low should blood sugar be and be safe? 14th October 2006
    ... watches his diet really well. His dr. just gave him Glipizide , to take 1 am and 1 pm. My husband is worried that...

  33. Newly diagnosed 2nd October 2006
    ... medicated. The started me on Glucotrol XL (generic is glipizide ) last Friday. My question is... should I just feel...
    ... I'd like to bring up something else. Glucotrol ( glipizide ) is a sulfonyurea drug. It works by stimulating the...

  34. questionable diabetic 4th July 2006
    ... water on the lungs. I was taken off of this and given glipizide er. Again experienced extreme tiredness,muscle weakness ... to what caused this. I later read up on the glipizide er and it said that there was an increased mortality...

  35. Glipizide Question 27th May 2006
    ... phrase my question clearly. What I want to know is Glipizide quicker, shorter life than Amaryl. I take Starlix ... tried it and it made her sick. She is starting on Glipizide for the bolus. Has anyone used it as such? I am...

  36. Help with Meds 1st May 2006
    ... afaid of it getting worse. I'm supposed to be taking glipizide and glucophage. My question is if any of you might...

  37. What to do to bring high BS down 20th March 2006
    ... peaches and last night her BS was 424. She is ONLY on Glipizide 1 1/2 tablets 2x a day. I have added to her regiment...

  38. What constitutes good sugar levels? 12th January 2006
    ... medications in addition to Metformin, such as gliburide or glipizide . Those medications can cause hypos just as insulin...

  39. Aspirin Therapy? 19th December 2005
    ... drugs (which was one that she wanted me to take... Glipizide ER), I got spooked and convinced her that I'd much...
    ... doc is scared that I'll get worse if I don't take Glipizide or something else! I have no medical or laboratory...

  40. Is anyone taking a diabetes supplement? 8th August 2005
    ... diagnosed as Type II on 9-30-05. My doctor prescribed Glipizide , which gave me horrible diarrhea and after I saw the...

  41. Glucotrol 7th August 2005
    ... Glucotrol ( glipizide ) belongs in a class of drugs known as sulfonylureas...

  42. Glucose levels after heart surgery 8th July 2005
    ... Glucotrol XL, then 5 mg, then 2.5 again, of the generic glipizide XL. I also take Metformin. But as of 4 days ago ... Glucotrol was Thursday. My understanding of the glipizide is that its effect is not just for the morning even...
    ... be high before dinner, I would take a regular 5 mg. glipizide Thought that was better than running so high in the...

  43. Questions about different types of insulin 6th July 2005
    ... the different kinds? I'm II for 10 years, was on glipizide , but started on insulin - NPH intermediate at bedtime...
    ... your insulin resistance. If I remember correctly, glipizide is one of the medications that causes the pancreas...

  44. diabetes/constipation connection 31st May 2005
    ... ago. He has been on Glucophage with Glucotrol or Glipizide and then Glucophage with Glyburide along with 80cc...

  45. New Member 20th May 2005
    ... I took care of myself. My doctor first put me on glipizide er and about 6 months ago she put me on actos. I ... lost about 30 pounds with the glipizide er but once she put me on actos I gained all the weight...

  46. Weight gain with Glucotrol? 21st April 2005
    ... I've been taking glucotrol ( glipizide ) sine November. My blood sugar is now normal but the...

  47. Can't lose weight 22nd February 2005
    ... in all this but to what extent? I am on Metformin, glipizide , Avandia and some Blood pressure meds. I feel like...

  48. Switched to Actos (nervous) 20th January 2005
    ... blocks on my feet. I have changed now to metformin and glipizide and all is well. Maybe it affects people in different...
    ... Actos for a few months now. I was on metformin and glipizide and my readings were always 140's and higher no matter...

  49. Questions about Lantus 23rd December 2004
    ... totally out of control now and I've tried Avandia and Glipizide with not the slightest improvement in BG levels. When...
    ... spinach and other greens. The Dr also has me taking Glipizide and Avandia, both in the morning. Maybe between them...

  50. A1C = 6.0, Dr. Just Prescribed Insulin 11th November 2004
    ... which again, I couldn't tolerate. Now I'm on 5 mg of glipizide at night (in addition to my 2mg of Amaryl in the morning...
    ... hung up on this morning number. I started taking the glipizide Wednesday night and yesterday morning my blood sugar...

  51. Starting medication 27th September 2004
    ... first 9 was on a med called Glucotrol (generic is glipizide ). I took mine before breakfast, and before supper ... the numerous alternatives available, including the glipizide . Good luck....

  52. Is Glipizide/Glucotrol addictive? 15th September 2004
    ... been on 850 mg of Metformin 2x per day, 1x 5 mg of Glipizide and Avandia ( think it was 10 Mg - might be 20) . ... later I was at 47 ... At any rate I got taken off Glipizide last weekend - and now I feel hung over a lot, and...

  53. Is Napping a Symptom Too? 15th September 2004
    ... day, what are your medications? Do you nap? He takes Glipizide . Thank you so much....

  54. Need advice 12th September 2004
    ... I've been under a lot of stress. I take 20 mg of glipizide twice a day. Friday I was working and had breakfast...

  55. Anybody experienced with Novolog 70/30? 26th August 2004
    ... just got put on Novolog 70/30 (pens) today - was on glipizide 20mg before breakfast 20 mg before supper, and NPH...

  56. ACTOS and weight gain 13th August 2004
    ... legs were cement blocks. I am now on metformin and glipizide and have no problems....

  57. really low bg levels-question! 28th July 2004
    ... an ekg on the spot.. she cut all but 5 mg. of the glipizide out and I'm still on 1000 mg. of metformin in the...

  58. Kidney, Liver, Heart Tests Annually if Over 5 yrs 13th June 2004
    ... with glucophage - have been on generic Glucotrol ( glipizide ) and insulin at bedtime, but several years ago, I...

  59. Want to learn about different types of Insulin 7th June 2004
    ... intermediate type, 45 units shot at bedtime. I also take 2 glipizide before break. and dinner. I have been getting up with...

  60. Glipizide ER side effects 4th April 2004
    ... im on glipizide but i have never had any side effects from it...

  61. High Blood Sugars 1st March 2004
    ... a year ago with T2 diabetes. I am taking 15 mg of glipizide morning and night. For the first several months i...
    ... LadieRJK, I think what's happening here is that the glipizide is no longer working satisfactorily for you. This...

  62. help! low in morning, bad.. 2nd January 2004
    ... same amount of meds (2000 mg. Glucophage and 30 mg. glipizide ) per day. I've lost about 30 lbs. in the past 6-8...
    ... Your two medications work in different ways. Glipizide , Glucotrol, works to stimulate insulin production...

  63. Low blood sugar reading 16th December 2003
    ... 2000 mg. of Glucophage and 15 mg. 2 times a day of glipizide . I took my morning meds and ate an unusually high...
    ... but he said it just cannot, so the culprit must be glipizide . Just a guess though, I dont have any knowledge of ... 2000 mg. of Glucophage and 15 mg. 2 times a day of glipizide . I took my morning meds and ate an unusually high...

  64. proliferitive retinopathy 27th March 2001
    ... laser treatments, Aug. 2005, to metformin 1000 b.i.d., glipizide 10 b.i.d., avandia 4, and there's an avandia 8. ...

Drug Interactions board
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  1. Is there anyone who has info on these meds? 28th August 2008
    ... 2 diabeties 10) Januvia 100 mg dinner time 11) glipizide 10 mg 2x's daily dinner time and bed time 12) actos...

  2. 4 different blood pressure meds 8th April 2008
    ... and now he's anemic. He also has diabetes and takes glipizide for that and furosemide for fluid retention. Along...

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  1. Floaters and Vitamins 10th May 2007
    ... two of my meds, glucophage (metformin) and another, glipizide I think. No clue as to whether they supply was low...

Hair Problems board
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  1. Hair loss 26th June 2005
    ... pills I have taken for years and for diabetes. I take Glipizide , Metformin and avantive. I take them twice a day....

High & Low Blood Pressure board
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  1. Hubby's high readings HELP 26th October 2009
    ... 2 diabetes. 2 tab 2 x/day. Hyzaar 100, 1X/day Glipizide 10mg 1 tab 2x/day Simvastatin 20mg 1 tab at night...

  2. atenolol 6th May 2009
    ... medications? I am also on Metformin, Lisinopril, actos, glipizide extended, felodipine, simvastin, straline and buspirone...

  3. Not Normal Readings 5th February 2009
    ... I'm also on lisinopril=hctz for blood pressure. Glipizide , Lantus and novolog for Dibetes and lipitor for cholesterol...

  4. 4 different blood pressure meds 9th April 2008
    ... and now he's anemic. He also has diabetes and takes glipizide for that and furosemide for fluid retention. Along...
    ... and now he's anemic. He also has diabetes and takes glipizide for that and furosemide for fluid retention. Along ... between the meds you mentioned alone: Captopril and Glipizide - increased risk of hypoglycemia, increased plasma ... of hyperglycemia and arrhythmias Furosemide and Glipizide - efficiency diminished, interference with blood glucose ... concentration reduced by up to 50% Metoprolol and Glipizide - inhibits normal response to hypoglycemia, multiple...

  5. HCTZ and edema question 13th September 2007
    ... test that showed things out of whack. I also take glipizide which causes weight gain, and I need to lose. You...

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