What is repaglinide 2 mg used for

Package insert for REPAGLINID AL 2 mg tablets

Dosage of REPAGLINID AL 2 mg tablets

The following dosage recommendations are given - it is best to discuss the dosage for your specific illness with your doctor:

  • Adults
    • Single dose: 1 tablet
    • Total dose: 3 times a day
    • Time: before the meal

The drug is particularly suitable for follow-up treatment. Medicines with a lower active ingredient content are available to start treatment.

Follow-up treatment: The dose will usually be slowly increased by your doctor and set to a maintenance dose that is convenient for you.

  • Adults
    • Single dose: 1-2 tablets
    • Total dose: 3 times a day
    • Time: before the meal

Maximum dose: a dose of 8 tablets per day should not be exceeded.

Patients with renal impairment: In consultation with your doctor, you may need to reduce the individual or total dose or increase the dose interval.

Elderly and debilitated patients: In consultation with your doctor, you may need to reduce the individual or total dose or lengthen the dose interval.

Instructions for use

The total dose should not be exceeded without consulting a doctor or pharmacist.

Type of application?
Take the medicine with liquid (e.g. 1 glass of water).

Duration of application?
The duration of use depends on the type of complaint and / or duration of the illness and is therefore only determined by your doctor.

Overdose?
Overdosing can lead to dizziness, sweating, tremors, headaches and even coma. If you suspect an overdose, contact a doctor immediately.

Forgot to take?
Continue taking it at the next prescribed time as normal (i.e. not with double the amount).

The general rule is: Pay attention to a conscientious dosage, especially with infants, small children and the elderly. If in doubt, ask your doctor or pharmacist about any effects or precautionary measures.

A dosage prescribed by a doctor may differ from the information on the package insert. Since the doctor will tailor them individually, you should therefore use the medicine according to his instructions.

Information on divisibility and preparation

The preparation cannot be divided equally into doses.

Mortars for easier ingestion are possible (off-label). Suspension for easier intake is possible (off-label).