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GLUCOTROL® XL How Supplied/Storage and Handling (glipizide extended release tablets)


GLUCOTROL XL (glipizide) Extended Release Tablets are supplied to provide 2.5 mg, 5 mg, and 10 mg round, biconvex tablets and imprinted with black ink as follows:

Table 2. GLUCOTROL XL Tablet Presentations
Tablet StrengthTablet Color/ShapeTablet MarkingsPackage SizeNDC Code
2.5 mgBlue
imprinted with "GXL 2.5" on one sideBottles of 30NDC 0049-0170-01
5 mgWhite
imprinted with "GXL 5" on one sideBottles of 100
Bottles of 500
NDC 0049-0174-02
NDC 0049-0174-03
10 mgWhite
imprinted with "GXL 10" on one sideBottles of 100
Bottles of 500
NDC 0049-0178-07
NDC 0049-0178-08

Recommended Storage: The tablets should be protected from moisture and humidity. Store at 68–77°F (20–25°C); excursions permitted between 59°F and 86°F (15°C and 30°C) [see USP Controlled Room Temperature].

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