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Farxiga® Alternatives

Farxiga®(dapagliflozin)
Invokamet XR ®(canagliflozin / metformin)
Prescription Only
Farxiga (dapagliflozin) is an oral medication prescribed for individuals with diabetes, heart disease, or kidney disease to enhance their health outcomes. Here's how Farxiga is...
Prescription Only
Invokamet XR is a medication that, when combined with dietary and exercise measures, is prescribed to enhance blood sugar management in adults diagnosed with type 2 diabetes...
Dosage & Administration
Administration
Oral . Learn more.
Oral . Learn more.
Dosing
Recommended starting dose is 5 mg orally once daily. Dose can be increased to 10 mg orally once daily for additional glycemic control. . Learn more.
INVOKAMET XR: two tablets, once daily with the morning meal. Swallow whole. Never crush, cut, or chew. . Learn more.
Latin Shorthand
Starting Dose: 5mg PO qd. Can be increased to 10mg PO qd for additional glycemic control.. Learn more.
2 tabs, 1x daily with AM meal. Swallow whole, do not crush, cut, or chew.. Learn more.
Financial Assistance
Out-Of-Pocket Costs With Copay Card
Annual Cap
$175 per month. Learn more.
$3000 and $200 per month. Learn more.
Assistance Expiration
Calendar year. Learn more.
Generics
No lower-cost generic available
No lower-cost generic available
Physician Advisory
Adverse Reactions
Most common adverse reactions (5% or greater incidence) were female genital mycotic infections, nasopharyngitis, and urinary tract infections. . Learn more.
Most common adverse reactions associated with canagliflozin (5% or greater incidence): female genital mycotic infections, urinary tract infection, and increased urination. Most common adverse reactions associated with metformin HCl (5% or greater incidence) are diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, flatulence, asthenia, indigestion, abdominal discomfort, and headache.. Learn more.
Mechanism of Actions (MoA)
SGLT2 Inhibitors. Learn more.
SGLT2 Inhibitors. Learn more.
Special Populations