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Farxiga

(Known as Forxiga (Dapagliflozin) in the UK)

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Description:

Forxiga is indicated in adults aged 18 years and older with type 2 diabetes mellitus to improve glycaemic control as (1) Monotherapy, when diet and exercise alone do not provide adequate glycaemic control in patients for whom use of metformin is considered inappropriate due to intolerance. (2) Add-on combination therapy with other glucose-lowering medicinal products including insulin, when these, together with diet and exercise, do not provide adequate glycaemic control.

Ingredients:

dapagliflozin propanediol monohydrate (dapagliflozin).

Directions:

The recommended dose is 10 mg dapagliflozin once daily for monotherapy and add-on combination therapy with other glucose-lowering medicinal products including insulin. When dapagliflozin is used in combination with insulin or an insulin secretagogue, such as a sulphonylurea, a lower dose of insulin or insulin secretagogue may be considered to reduce the risk of hypoglycaemia

Cautions:

Forxiga should not be used in patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus or for the treatment of diabetic ketoacidosis.

Side Effects:

Vulvovaginitis, balanitis and related genital infections Urinary tract infection Hypoglycaemia (when used with SU or insulin) Dizziness Back pain Constipation Dry mouth Dysuria & Polyuria, Nocturia Pruritus genital

Product Code: 13170
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