repaglinide, Prandin (cont.)

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PRESCRIBED FOR: Repaglinide is used for treating type 2 diabetes in conjunction with diet and exercise. It can be used alone (monotherapy) or combined with metformin (Glucophage), pioglitazone (Actos), or rosiglitazone (Avandia).

SIDE EFFECTS: Hypoglycemia (low blood glucose) is the most frequent side effect and it occurs somewhat less frequently with repaglinide than with sulfonylureas such as glyburide and glipizide. Some symptoms of hypoglycemia include:

Other common side effects include:

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 12/11/2014


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