Regan 0.5mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Regan Tablet

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Uses of Regan Tablet

Regan 0.5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes.
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Side effects of Regan Tablet

Common

Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level), Abdominal pain, Diarrhoea.

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How to use Regan Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It is better to take Regan 0.5mg Tablet empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).

How Regan Tablet works

Regan 0.5mg tablet is an anti-diabetic medication. It increases the amount of insulin released by the pancreas which prevents blood glucose from rising very high after meals.

In Depth Information on Regan Tablet

Expert advice for Regan Tablet

  • Regan does not help patients who have type 1 diabetes.
  • Swallow the tablets with a glass of water before the meals or within 30 minutes after the main meal. 
  • Avoid driving if you feel dizzy after consuming Regan. 
  • Notify your doctor immediately if you are or are planning to become pregnant during the administration of this medicine.
  • Do not breast-feed while taking Regan.
  • Notify your doctor if you have any liver problem or kidney disease.
  • Notify your doctor about Regan if you are about to undergo a major surgery.   
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Warnings
Special precautions for Regan 0.5mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking repaglinide with alcohol may affect blood glucose levels in patients with diabetes.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Regan 0.5mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Regan 0.5mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.

Monitor the breastfed baby’s blood sugar during treatment with Regan 0.5mg Tablet
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Driving
Your ability to drive may be affected if your blood sugar is
low or high. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
Regan 0.5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients w
ith severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Regan 0.5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Regan 0.5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Regan 0.5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Regan 0.5mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Decamycin 4mg Injection, Manoprolol 40mg Tablet, Walacort 0.5mg Tablet, Pericort 4mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Repaglinide, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Regan 0.5mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Repaglinide

Q. Is repaglinide a sulfonylurea drug?
Repaglinide belongs to a category of drugs called as meglinitinides. It is not a sulfonyl urea drug
Regan is used for the management of type 2 diabetes mellitus in adults
Yes. Regan is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor
Regan may cause weight gain. If you experience any such symptoms, please consult your doctor.
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