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[e-drug] Combining oral hypoglycaemics? (3)

E-DRUG: Combining oral hypoglycaemics? (3)
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dear E-druggers,

Combining a sulfonylurea (glibenclamide) with a biguanide (metformin) is
commonly done. However chlorpropamide should be avoided due to its long
half-life.

Joel Lexchin
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Joel Lexchin MD
121 Walmer Rd.
Toronto ON
Canada M5R 2X8
Tel: 416-964-7186
Fax: 416-923-9515
E mail: joel.lexchin@utoronto.ca


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