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Glyburide vs Glipizide for a male patient aged 65

Summary: 7,402 male patients aged 65 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

This is personalized comparison of Glyburide vs Glipizide for a male aged 65. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

 

What are the drugs

Glyburide (latest outcomes from 26,045 users) has active ingredients of glyburide. It is often used in diabetes.

Glipizide (latest outcomes from 22,189 users) has active ingredients of glipizide. It is often used in diabetes.

On Mar, 26, 2015: 7,402 male patients aged 60 who take the same drugs are studied in Glyburide vs Glipizide

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Male60Type 2 diabetes

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Glyburide glyburideTeva
Glipizide glipizideTeva

eHealthMe real world results:

For males aged 60 (±5):

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Glyburide (Teva)Glipizide (Teva)
Blood Glucose IncreasedBlood Glucose Increased
NauseaMyocardial Infarction
Myocardial InfarctionNausea
Weight DecreasedCardiac Failure Congestive
Cardiac Failure CongestiveWeight Decreased
FatigueDrug Ineffective
Drug IneffectiveFatigue
Chest PainDyspnoea
Blood Glucose DecreasedPain
PyrexiaChest Pain

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Glyburide (Teva)Glipizide (Teva)
HypoglycaemiaMyocardial Infarction
Coronary Artery DiseaseCardiac Disorder
Myocardial InfarctionDiabetic Ketoacidosis
DepressionDehydration
Cardiac Failure CongestiveStaphylococcal Sepsis
FallHypoglycaemia
AnxietyCerebrovascular Accident
HypotensionInjury
SepsisPain
Back PainVomiting

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Glyburide0.00%11.76%64.71%17.65%5.88%
Glipizide0.00%13.56%54.24%27.12%5.08%

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Drug effectiveness in real world:

Alternative drugs:

Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Glyburide (glyburide) is often used to treat diabetes. Glipizide (glipizide) is often used to treat diabetes. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is the drug used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Recent related drug comparison:

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

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