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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.

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On Feb, 16, 2014: 4,658 female patients aged 61 who take the 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 Impairment1.95%1.47%

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
DizzinessDiarrhoea
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)Decreased Appetite (decreased appetite occurs when you have a reduced desire to eat)
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)
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Vomiting
Herpes ZosterCardiogenic Shock (inadequate circulation of blood)
Renal Cancer (cancer of kidney)Diarrhoea
NephrectomyPyrexia (fever)
High Blood Sugar (high blood sugar)Haemodialysis
Hypertension (high blood pressure)Ulcer (stomach ulcer)
Neurapathy In Legs And FeetTricuspid Valve Incompetence (inefficient heart valve)

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Glipizide2.38%26.19%47.62%23.81%0.00%
PRANDIN0.00%0.00%70.00%10.00%20.00%

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Related topic: Diabetes Mellitus, Glipizide, PRANDIN

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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:

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