Januvia vs Onglyza

Januvia
(Rx)
Onglyza
(Rx)
Januvia is a diabetes medication.
Onglyza is a diabetes medication.
Satisfaction Score
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3.0
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.8
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Diabetes
2.0
Concern level
2.1
Concern level
2.2
Approval Date
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October 16, 2006
July 31, 2009
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
11,964 Discussions
1,323 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Diabetes
Januvia is prescribed for Type 2 Diabetes and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Diabetes
Onglyza is prescribed for Type 2 Diabetes and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Jan
Weight Loss
10
Weight Gain
8
Hypoglycemia
7
Nausea
4
Headaches
3
Pancreatitis
3
Tiredness
2
Diarrhea
2
Depression
2
Allergy
2
Ong
Weight Loss
9
Weight Gain
8
Hypoglycemia
6
Hyperglycemia
4
Cancer
4
Nausea
3
Insulin Resistance
3
Pancreatitis
3
Diarrhea
3
Headaches
2
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Januvia
Jan
Onglyza
Ong
Weight Loss
Jan
Ong
10
9
Weight Gain
Jan
Ong
8
8
Hypoglycemia
Jan
Ong
7
6
Nausea
Jan
Ong
4
3
Headaches
Jan
Ong
3
2
Pancreatitis
Jan
Ong
3
3
Tiredness
Jan
Ong
2
0
Diarrhea
Jan
Ong
2
3
Depression
Jan
Ong
2
0
Allergy
Jan
Ong
2
0
Weight Loss
Ong
Jan
9
10
Weight Gain
Ong
Jan
8
8
Hypoglycemia
Ong
Jan
6
7
Hyperglycemia
Ong
Jan
4
0
Cancer
Ong
Jan
4
0
Nausea
Ong
Jan
3
4
Insulin Resistance
Ong
Jan
3
0
Pancreatitis
Ong
Jan
3
3
Diarrhea
Ong
Jan
3
2
Headaches
Ong
Jan
2
3
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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B Category B
Before taking Januvia during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
B Category B
Before taking Onglyza during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Januvia and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Onglyza and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 25 mg, 50 mg, 100 mg
Tablet: 2.5 mg, 5 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Sitagliptin Phosphate
Saxagliptin Hcl
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Januvia and Onglyza: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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