What is nateglinide?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Starlix

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Nateglinide, is used for typ2 2 diabetes that cannot be managed by diet and exercise alone; may be used in combination with other drugs to lower blood glucose.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

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

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with nateglinide

Side effect Patients
Elevated blood sugar (hyperglycemia) 1

Why patients stopped taking nateglinide

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Doctor's advice 1
Side effects too severe 1
See all 2 patients who've stopped taking nateglinide

Duration

Stopped taking nateglinide

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 2
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 0
Usually 3
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 2
Not at all hard to take 1
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 1
$25-49 1
< $25 0
Not specified 1
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2 patient evaluations for nateglinide

Feb 1, 2011 (Started Aug 17, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Diabetes Mellitus)
  • Side effects
    Severe (elevated blood sugar (hyperglycemia))
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 360 mg Daily
Cost: $50-99 monthly
Side effects: elevated blood sugar (hyperglycemia)

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Aug 9, 2010 (Started Nov 01, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Diabetes Mellitus)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed

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