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  • Meglitinide Derivative
    2 Drugs classified under this drug class

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    Novo Nordisk
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    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.

    Repaglinide Teva
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    Repaglinide Teva

    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
    glucose response.
    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.