repaglinide

noun
re·​pag·​li·​nide | \ ri-ˈpa-glə-ˌnīd How to pronounce repaglinide (audio) \

Medical Definition of repaglinide

: a drug C27H36N2O4 that stimulates insulin release and is taken orally to treat type 2 diabetes

Note: Repaglinide is marketed under the trademark Prandin.

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“Repaglinide.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/repaglinide. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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