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What is PrandiMet?

PrandiMet is an oral prescription medication used for the treatment of type 2 diabetes. PrandiMet is a combination of two different medicines, repaglinide and metformin HCl. Repaglinide is a drug that causes the pancreas to secrete more insulin, a hormone that allows the body to properly use glucose. Metformin is a drug that decreases the absorption of glucose in the intestines and also decreases glucose production by the liver. Overall, this brand-name medication helps control the blood sugar levels in people with type 2 diabetes.

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