What is Repaglinide?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Prandin NovoNorm


Repaglinide is used to treat type 2 diabetes by helping your body regulate the amount of glucose (sugar) in your blood. It decreases the amount of glucose by stimulating the pancreas to release insulin.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 1
Moderate 0
Mild 1
None 2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Repaglinide

Side effect Patients Percentage
Gastrointestinal discomfort 1
Nausea 1


Based on patients currently taking Repaglinide

Dosage Patients Percentage
1 mg daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Repaglinide

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients Percentage
Doctor's advice 3
Did not seem to work 2
Expense 1
Side effects too severe 1
See all 5 patients who've stopped taking Repaglinide


Currently taking Repaglinide

Duration Patients Percentage
6 months - 1 year 1

Stopped taking Repaglinide

Duration Patients Percentage
Less than 1 month 1
6 months - 1 year 1
1 - 2 years 2
5 - 10 years 1
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 3
Usually 1
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 2
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 1
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 2
< $25 0
Not specified 2

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking Repaglinide after stopping:

Treatment Patients Percentage
Sitagliptin (Januvia) 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Repaglinide.