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Januvia vs. Tradjenta for Diabetes

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Januvia

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Other Names: Sitagliptin

Tradjenta

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Other Names: linagliptin
Rating: 4.5 out of 5
Based on 7,356 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 2 out of 5
Based on 205 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Sitagliptin (International Nonproprietary Name previously identified as MK-0431 and marketed as sitagliptin phosphate under the trade name Januvia) is an oral antihyperglycemic (antidiabetic drug) of the DPP-4 inhibitors class. It was devel... Read more on Wikipedia
Linagliptin (BI-1356, trade names Tradjenta and Trajenta) is a DPP-4 inhibitor developed by Boehringer Ingelheim for treatment of type II diabetes. Linagliptin (once-daily) was approved by the US FDA on 2 May 2011 for treatment of Diabe... Read more on Wikipedia
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By GreenForest
December 28, 2013
GreenForest wrote
Withdrawal symtoms with Januvia.
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August 14, 2013
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Januvia side effects
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What patients are saying about Januvia vs. Tradjenta

18 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
took me off the Januvia/Metformin combo that...
...took me off the Januvia/Metformin ...Tradjenta 5mg with breakfast. My Sugars have not been dropping below 200 for my fasting levels. Now, since Tuesday, my Fasting levels have gone from my u...
Of course that is what Januvia, Onglyz, and Tradjenta, the...
...a gastrointestinal hormone that is crucial to insulin production.\"   Of course that is what Januvia, Onglyz, and Tradjenta, the DPP$ inhibitors are reputed to do.  Wouldn't it be ironic if it...
similar to Tradjenta, Onglyza and Januvia. Lizzylou has...
...most commonly prescribed medication for diabetes, and alogliptin, a DPP-4 inhibitor similar to Tradjenta, Onglyza and Januvia. Lizzylou has written a lot about metformin in her...
long acting insulin. Tradjenta is similar to januvia. Many...
...januvia. Many of us use Metformin to limit our liver from converting glycogen into glucose. It is these liver dumps that keep your bgs high in the morning. I don't know much about Victoza but man...
Once-Daily Tradjenta in Same Class as Januvia...
...Once-Daily Tradjenta in Same Class as...
together with a incretin mimetic...
...Ads) No one seems to be able my question. But can you use a DPP4 inhibitors (Januvia/Onglyza/Tradjenta) together with a incretin mimetic (Byetta/Victoza)? I've never seen it on any of...
Victoza, Tradjenta, Januvia, Janumet, etc...but after I...
...the boards.  I decided to come here for information and support so I can be more aggressive about treating my diabetes. I was diagnosed ...like Victoza, Tradjenta, Januvia, Janumet, etc...but...
Tradjenta is a DPP4 inhibitor, in the same class as Januvia...
...a DPP4 inhibitor, in the same class as Januvia and Onglyza...  ...
Tradjenta is the third DPP-4 inhibitor approved in the US. ...
...the third DPP-4 inhibitor approved in the US.  Januvia and Onglyza are...
point below Januvia, but who knows until it hits the marke...
...another thread about Tradjenta I wrote a ...has been reported.  One article I read suggested it will be positioned at a price point below Januvia, but who knows until it hits the market.\" We...
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