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Antonyms for preprandial

preceding a meal (especially dinner)


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Inhaled insulin was administered preprandially in this study based on the rapid onset of inhaled insulin and its characteristics as a "prandial" insulin.
Oralin also performed well when given preprandially as solo therapy to 11 type 2 diabetic patients and in combination with glyburide in 33 type 2 patients whose blood glucose levels were not well controlled with the or agent alone.
Recommended dosage range is 2-4 capsules (500-1,000 mg) with eight ounces of water one half hour preprandially twice a day.
Recommended therapeutic brackets are 120 to 200 mg/dL for hospitalized patients, and for nonhospitalized patients, 80 to 120 mg/dL preprandially and 100 to 140 mg/dL at bedtime.