What is this drug used for?
It is used to lower blood sugar in patients with high blood sugar (diabetes).
(re PAG li nide & met FOR min)
Medication Safety Issues
PrandiMet may be confused with Avandamet, Prandin
Do not store above 25?C (77?F). Protect from moisture.
The following information reflects the frequency of adverse effects experienced by patients who received the repaglinide/metformin fixed-dose combination product. Also see individual agents.
Central nervous system: Headache (22%)
Endocrine & metabolic: Hypoglycemia (33%)
Gastrointestinal: Diarrhea (19%), nausea (15%)
Respiratory: Upper respiratory tract infection (11%)