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Steglujan® Alternatives

Steglujan®(ertugliflozin / sitagliptin)
Segluromet®(ertugliflozin / metformin)
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...
Prescription Only
Segluromet is a medication that combines ertugliflozin and metformin to regulate blood sugar levels. Ertugliflozin aids the kidneys in removing glucose from the bloodstream, while...
Dosage & Administration
Administration
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Oral . Learn more.
Dosing
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.
Maximum recommended dose is 7.5 mg ertugliflozin/1,000 mg metformin twice daily. Take twice daily with meals, with gradual dose escalation. Do not use in patients with an estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR) below 30 mL/minute/1.73 m2 . . Learn more.
Latin Shorthand
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.
Max dose: 7.5 mg ertugliflozin / 1000 mg metformin BID. Take with meals, gradual dose increase. Avoid if eGFR < 30 mL/min/1.73 m².. Learn more.
Financial Assistance
Out-Of-Pocket Costs With Copay Card
Annual Cap
$583 per fill . Learn more.
$583 per fill . Learn more.
Assistance Expiration
12 uses. Learn more.
12 uses. Learn more.
Generics
No lower-cost generic available
No lower-cost generic available
Physician Advisory
Adverse Reactions
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.
Most common adverse reactions associated with ertugliflozin (incidence ≥5%) were female genital mycotic infections. Most common adverse reactions associated with metformin (incidence ≥5%) were diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, flatulence, abdominal discomfort, indigestion, asthenia, and headache. . Learn more.
Mechanism of Actions (MoA)
SGLT2 Inhibitors. Learn more.
SGLT2 Inhibitors. Learn more.
Special Populations