Repa 1mg Tablet

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10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Repa Tablet

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Uses of Repa Tablet

Repa 1mg Tablet is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes.
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Side effects of Repa Tablet

Common

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

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How to use Repa 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 Repa 1mg Tablet empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).

How Repa Tablet works

Repa 1mg tablet increases the amount of insulin released by the pancreas, which in turn lowers the blood glucose levels.

In Depth Information on Repa Tablet

Expert advice for Repa Tablet

  • Repa 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 Repa. 
  • 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 Repa.
  • Notify your doctor if you have any liver problem or kidney disease.
  • Notify your doctor about Repa if you are about to undergo a major surgery.   
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Warnings
Special precautions for Repa 1mg 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
Repa 1mg 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
Repa 1mg 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 Repa 1mg 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
Repa 1mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with
severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Repa 1mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Repa 1mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Repa 1mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Repa 1mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Decamycin 4mg Injection, Walacort 0.5mg Tablet, Pericort 4mg Tablet, Depo Medrol 40mg Injection

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 Repa 1mg 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
Repa is used for the management of type 2 diabetes mellitus in adults
Yes. Repa is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor
Repa may cause weight gain. If you experience any such symptoms, please consult your doctor.
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