Prandin is a prescription medication that is used to control blood sugar levels in adults who have type 2 diabetes. Prandin contains repaglinide and works by causing the pancreas to produce insulin. Prandin is often taken as part of a diabetes treatment program that may also include blood sugar testing, diet, and exercise.
Make sure to always read the patient information and instructions before using this medication. Always follow your doctor’s directions.
Tell your doctor and pharmacist:
You should also know:
Common side effects of Prandin include but are not limited to:
Get medical help if you have any of the following side effects of repaglinide.
What should I do if I miss a dose of Prandin?
If you miss a dose of Prandin, you should take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip your missed dose.
What is the strength of Prandin?
Both Prandin and the generic alternative repaglinide are available in strengths of 0.5mg, 1mg, and 2mg.