Compare Metaglip vs. Precose

Head-to-head comparisons of medication uses, side effects, ratings, and more.

Metaglip
(metformin / glipizide)

Precose
(acarbose)

Coming soon.Coming soon.
Find lowest prices
Powered by GoodRxSave on your next prescription. Be sure you’re getting the lowest price for your medication, even if you have insurance.
No pricing data for this drug at this filter setting. Try searching onGoodRx
Coupons for Precose
Best available price for 90 (25mg) tablets of acarbose
Reviews & ratings
Filter group. All currently selected
Filter group. All currently selected
Reviews for Metaglip (metformin / glipizide)
Not enough review data. Review it!
of people (All ages) say Metaglip (metformin / glipizide) is worth it
Not enough review data. Review it!
say it works well
Not enough review data. Review it!
say it's a big hassle
Have you used Metaglip (metformin / glipizide)?
Worth itNot sureNot worth it
Reviews for Precose (acarbose)
Not enough review data. Review it!
+100% better vs. Metaglip (metformin / glipizide)
Not enough review data. Review it!
+100% better vs. Metaglip (metformin / glipizide)
Not enough review data. Review it!
Same vs. Metaglip (metformin / glipizide)
Have you used Precose (acarbose)?
Worth itNot sureNot worth it
Side effects
MetaglipPrecose

We haven’t found good data for Metaglip side effects.

FDA side effect reports for Metaglip »

We haven’t found good data for Precose side effects.

FDA side effect reports for Precose »
How it works
MetaglipPrecose
Coming soon.Coming soon.
Type of medication
MetaglipPrecose
Available as
MetaglipPrecose
  • Pill
  • Pill
Used for
MetaglipPrecose
  • Diabetes Mellitus Type 2
  • Diabetes Mellitus Type 2
Risk factors for serious side effects
MetaglipPrecose
    Coming soon.
      Coming soon.
      Pregnancy

      Research studies with animals found harmful effects on unborn babies. It hasn’t been properly studied in humans. The benefits might outweigh the risks even if you’re pregnant. Talk with your doctor.

      Research studies with animals haven’t found a risk to unborn babies, but it hasn’t been properly studied in humans.

      Upsides and benefits
      MetaglipPrecose
      Coming soonComing soon
      Downsides and risks
      MetaglipPrecose
      Coming soonComing soon
      Tips from our pharmacists for people taking the medication
      MetaglipPrecose
      Coming soonComing soon
      Learn more
      More about MetaglipSide effectsFDA package insert
      Have you used Metaglip (metformin / glipizide)?
      Worth itNot sureNot worth it
      More about PrecoseSide effectsReviews & ratingsFDA package insert
      Have you used Precose (acarbose)?
      Worth itNot sureNot worth it