All the Drug Class Drugs
Meglitinide Derivative. Repaglinide 0.5, 1, 2 mg. TABS: 30, 90, 120 x 0.5 mg, 1 mg, 2 mg.
Start dose: Up to 4 mg dly (max. 16 mg)
with main meal.
Type 2 diabetes.
C/I: Pregn., plan to become pregn., lact.,
und. 12 yrs, type 1 diabetes (insulin
depend.), diabet. ketoacidos.,
hypersens., severe hepat. funct. disord.
Meglitinide Derivative. Repaglinide 0.5, 1, 2 mg. TABS: 90. Initial: 0.5 mg/meal. 1-2 wks
to elapse betw. titrat. steps. If pt.
transfer. from another oral hypoglyc.
agent: 1 mg/meal. Maint: Single dose
of 4 mg with main meals. Max. daily
dose: 16 mg. May be comb. with
metformin. Adjust ea. drug acc. blood
Type 2 diabet. when hyperglycem. can no
longer be contr. satisfact. by diet, weight
reduct, exercise; in comb. with metformin
in type 2 diabetes; tmt. initiat. as adjunct
to diet and exercise to lower blood
glucose in rel. to meals.
C/I: Known hypersens., type 1 diabetes
(IDDM); diabet. ketoacidos., with/out
coma, pregn., lact., child under 12 yrs,
severe hepat. funct. disord.