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Glipizide Tablets

The following drug information is obtained from various newswires, published medical journal articles, and medical conference presentations.

Company: Duramed Pharmaceuticals
Approval Status: Approved September 1997
Treatment Area: diabetes

General Information

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has authorized Duramed Pharmaceuticals, Inc. to market Glipizide tablets, a treatment for diabetes, in the 5 mg and 10 mg strengths. The FDA granted Duramed's Glipizide tablets a therapeutic equivalency rating of AB, designating Duramed's Glipizide tablets as completely interchangeable with Glucotrol (R) tablets for all new and refill prescriptions.