From Davie, Florida, USA:
My doctor says that Starlix will not work if you have taken glyburide before! I find no research or evidence of this.
I think that what the doctor must have really said is that Starlix [nateglinide] could be taken instead of glyburide [a pill for Type 2 diabetes], but that it would be less effective if the two were taken together. Both promote insulin release, but via different receptors and with different timing.
Original posting 24 Nov 2001
Posted to Pills for Diabetes
Last Updated: Tuesday April 06, 2010 15:09:27
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