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An oral hypoglycemic drug, C27H36N2O4, that stimulates the release of insulin from the pancreas and is used to treat type 2 diabetes.

[re(lease) + pa(ncreas) + -glinide, antidiabetic drug suff. (shortening of -glitinide, from (me)gli(ti)nide, compound class to which it belongs).]
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n repaglinida
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Association analysis of SLC30A8 rs13266634 and rs16889462 polymorphisms with type 2 diabetes mellitus and repaglinide response in Chinese patients.
NeuroD1 A45T and PAX4 R121W polymorphisms are associated with plasma glucose level of repaglinide monotherapy in chinese patients with type 2 diabetes.
Comparative study of the antioxidant effects of metformin, glibenclamide, and repaglinide in alloxan-induced diabetic rats.
Meglitinides (repaglinide, nateglitinide) are similar to sulfonylureas, but with less efficacy, more rapid onset and shorter duration of action.
The drugs were categorized into 5 distinct groups: metformin, glyburide, thiazolidinediones (pioglitazone, rosiglitazone), insulin and other oral hypoglycemic agents (chlorpropamide, gliclazide, tolbutamide, glimepiride, sitagliptin, saxagliptin, nateglinide, repaglinide).
A comparison of glycemic effects of glimepiride, repaglinide, and insulin glargine in type 2 diabetes mellitus during Ramadan fasting.
Her past medical history was significant for paroxysmal atrial fibrillation for which she was taking apixaban, rheumatoid arthritis for which she was taking 7.5 mg methotrexate once a week for 6 years, coronary artery disease with left circumflex and right coronary artery stent placement 6 years ago, congestive heart failure with reduced ejection fraction for which she was taking digoxin and furosemide, diabetes mellitus type 2 on repaglinide, hypertension, and stage 4 chronic kidney disease secondary to diabetes and hypertension.
Srinivas, "Simultaneous estimation of six antidiabetic drugs--Glibenclamide, gliclazide, glipizide, pioglitazone, repaglinide and rosiglitazone: Development of a novel HPLC method for use in the analysis of pharmaceutical formulations and its application to human plasma assay," Biomedical Chromatography, vol.
Hussein, "Evaluation of the effects of glimepiride (Amaryl) and repaglinide (novoNorm) on atherosclerosis progression in high cholesterol-fed male rabbits," Journal of Cardiovascular Disease Research, vol.
explained that nateglinide and repaglinide are effective in reducing postprandial glucose excursion and HbA1c levels from 0.8% to 1% in T2DM [13].
Dai et al., "IGF2BP2 variations influence repaglinide response and risk of type 2 diabetes in Chinese population," Acta Pharmacologica Sinica, vol.