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Glipizide vs PRANDIN, a side effect and effectiveness comparison for a female patient aged 62

This is personalized comparison of Glipizide vs PRANDIN for a female aged 62. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

What are the drugs

Glipizide (latest outcomes from 22,175 users) has active ingredients of glipizide. It is often used in diabetes.

Prandin (latest outcomes from 3,456 users) has active ingredients of repaglinide. It is often used in diabetes.

What is the symptom

Memory Impairment (latest reports from 467,141 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, pain, high blood cholesterol.

On Aug, 22, 2014: 4,664 female patients aged 61 who take the same drugs are studied in Glipizide vs PRANDIN

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Female61Diabetes Mellitus

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Glipizide glipizidenot specified
PRANDIN repaglinidenot specified

eHealthMe real world results:

For females aged 61 (±5):

Comparison with the specified adverse outcomes:

(outcome and its % of total reports)

GlipizidePRANDIN
Memory Impairment2.60%2.02%

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
GlipizidePRANDIN
Blood Glucose IncreasedBlood Glucose Increased
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
Weight DecreasedWeight Decreased
Blood Glucose DecreasedFatigue (feeling of tiredness)
VomitingBlood Glucose Decreased
DizzinessDecreased Appetite (decreased appetite occurs when you have a reduced desire to eat)
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)Diarrhoea
Asthenia (weakness)Vomiting
Weight IncreasedWeight Increased
Decreased Appetite (decreased appetite occurs when you have a reduced desire to eat)Pain

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
GlipizidePRANDIN
PainRenal Failure Acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)
Cardiac Failure CongestiveLactic Acidosis (low ph in body tissues)
Blood Glucose IncreasedDehydration (dryness resulting from the removal of water)
Renal Cancer (cancer of kidney)Vomiting
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Cardiogenic Shock (inadequate circulation of blood)
Herpes ZosterDiarrhoea
High Blood Sugar (high blood sugar)Pyrexia (fever)
Hypertension (high blood pressure)Ulcer (stomach ulcer)
Chest PainTricuspid Valve Incompetence (inefficient heart valve)
Erythema Nodosum (skin inflammation that results in reddish, painful, tender lumps most commonly located in the front of the legs below)Pain

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Glipizide2.27%25.00%47.73%25.00%0.00%
PRANDIN0.00%0.00%72.73%9.09%18.18%

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Drug effectiveness in real world:

Alternative drugs:

Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Glipizide (glipizide) is often used to treat diabetes. Prandin (repaglinide) is often used to treat diabetes. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is the drug used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

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NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

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