ORAL ANTIDIABETICS & RELATED DRUGS
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In treatment of:
treatment of type Diabetes Mellitus
1.Flu like symptoms
8.Increased uric acid
13.Upper respiratory tract infections
1. Hypersensitivity to the drug
2. Type-1 diabetes mellitus
3. Diabetic ketoacidosis
2.Malnourished and deliberate individuals
3.After severe exercise
4.Along with alcohol
5.Along with other glucose lowering drugs
6.Loss of control of blood glucose may occur with drug when patient is exposed to stress such as fever, trauma, infection, or surgery. In such situations stop the Nateglinide and administer insulin
Nsaids, salicylates, MAOIs, and non selective beta-adrenergic blocking agents: May potentiate the hypoglycaemic effects.
Thiazides, corticosteroids, thyroxine and sympathomimetics: May reduce the hypoglycaemic effects.
Oral: Starts with 60mg thrice daily; taken 10 to 30 minutes before each main meals. Increases the dose based on patient`s response.
Maximum dose: 180mg thrice daily.