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Glyxambi® Alternatives

Glyxambi®(empagliflozin / linagliptin)
Steglujan ®(ertugliflozin / sitagliptin)
Prescription Only
Glyxambi is a medication that combines empagliflozin and linagliptin, both of which are oral drugs designed to manage blood sugar levels. Empagliflozin operates by aiding the...
Prescription Only
Steglujan is a medication that combines ertugliflozin and sitagliptin. These two components work together to manage blood sugar levels. Ertugliflozin helps the kidneys remove...
Dosage & Administration
Administration
Oral . Learn more.
Oral . Learn more.
Dosing
The recommended dose of GLYXAMBI is 10 mg empagliflozin and 5 mg linagliptin once daily, taken in the morning, with or without food. Dose may be increased to 25 mg empagliflozin and 5 mg linagliptin once daily.. Learn more.
Recommended starting dose is 5 mg ertugliflozin/100 mg sitagliptin once daily, taken in the morning, with or without food. Increase dose to 15 mg ertugliflozin/100 mg sitagliptin once daily in those tolerating STEGLUJAN for additional glycemic control. . Learn more.
Latin Shorthand
Recommended GLYXAMBI dose: 10mg empagliflozin + 5mg linagliptin qd in the AM, with or without food. May increase to 25mg empagliflozin + 5mg linagliptin qd.. Learn more.
5 mg ertugliflozin/100 mg sitagliptin qd in AM, with or without food. Increase to 15 mg ertugliflozin/100 mg sitagliptin qd for those tolerating STEGLUJAN and needing additional glycemic control.. Learn more.
Financial Assistance
Out-Of-Pocket Costs With Copay Card
Annual Cap
$175 per month. Learn more.
$583 per fill . Learn more.
Assistance Expiration
12 uses. 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 urinary tract infections, nasopharyngitis, and upper respiratory tract infections.. Learn more.
Most common adverse reactions associated with ertugliflozin (incidence ≥5%): female genital mycotic infections. Most common adverse reactions associated with sitagliptin (incidence ≥5%): upper respiratory tract infection, nasopharyngitis and headache. In the add-on to sulfonylurea and add-on to insulin studies, hypoglycemia was also more commonly reported in patients treated with sitagliptin compared to placebo.. Learn more.
Mechanism of Actions (MoA)
SGLT2 Inhibitors. Learn more.
SGLT2 Inhibitors. Learn more.
Special Populations