noun. antidiabetic consisting of any of several drugs that reduce the level of glucose in the blood; used to treat diabetes mellitus.
- antidiabetic drug
Example sentences of the word sulfonylurea
1. Noun, singular or mass
DiabetesNet.com notes that sulfonylurea medications have been used for the treatment of diabetes for many years and are often prescribed with metformin to control high blood sugar levels 23.
Ammonia is an ideal cleaning product for oil-based chemicals such as 2, 4-D, sulfonylurea**, dicamba and plant growth regulators.