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ATC Group: A10BB07 Glipizide

Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification System

Hierarchical Position

Level
Code
Title
1
A
Alimentary tract and metabolism
2
A10
Drugs used in diabetes
3
A10B
Blood glucose lowering drugs, excl. insulins
4
A10BB
Sulfonamides, urea derivatives
5
A10BB07
Glipizide

Active Ingredients

Chemical substance
Description
Glipizide

Glipizide is an oral blood-glucose-lowering drug of the sulfonylurea class. The primary mode of action of glipizide is the stimulation of insulin secretion from the beta-cells of pancreatic islet tissue.

Monographs

Monograph
Type
Country
GLUCOTROL Tablet
MPI, US: SPL/Old
US
GLUCOTROL XL Extended-release tablet
MPI, US: SPL/PLR
US