Januvia vs Tradjenta

Januvia
(Rx)
Tradjenta
(Rx)
Januvia is a diabetes medication.
Tradjenta is a diabetes medication.
Satisfaction Score
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3.0
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.9
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Diabetes
2.0
Concern level
2.1
Concern level
2.2
Approval Date
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October 16, 2006
May 2, 2011
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
11,947 Discussions
876 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
Tradjenta 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
Tra
Hypoglycemia
7
Weight Gain
6
Weight Loss
5
Pancreatitis
4
Hyperglycemia
4
Headaches
3
Kidney Failure
3
Allergy
3
Kidney Disease
3
Cancer
2
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Januvia
Jan
Tradjenta
Tra
Weight Loss
Jan
Tra
10
5
Weight Gain
Jan
Tra
8
6
Hypoglycemia
Jan
Tra
7
7
Nausea
Jan
Tra
4
0
Headaches
Jan
Tra
3
3
Pancreatitis
Jan
Tra
3
4
Tiredness
Jan
Tra
2
0
Diarrhea
Jan
Tra
2
0
Depression
Jan
Tra
2
0
Allergy
Jan
Tra
2
3
Hypoglycemia
Tra
Jan
7
7
Weight Gain
Tra
Jan
6
8
Weight Loss
Tra
Jan
5
10
Pancreatitis
Tra
Jan
4
3
Hyperglycemia
Tra
Jan
4
0
Headaches
Tra
Jan
3
3
Kidney Failure
Tra
Jan
3
0
Allergy
Tra
Jan
3
2
Kidney Disease
Tra
Jan
3
0
Cancer
Tra
Jan
2
0
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 Tradjenta 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 Tradjenta and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 25 mg, 50 mg, 100 mg
Tablet: 5 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Sitagliptin Phosphate
Linagliptin
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Januvia and Tradjenta: 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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