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Steglujan® Alternatives

Steglujan®(ertugliflozin / sitagliptin)
Trijardy®(metformin hydrochloride)
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
Trijardy XR tablets combine empagliflozin, linagliptin, and metformin, which are all oral medications for managing blood sugar levels. This prescription medication, Trijardy XR,...
Dosage & Administration
Administration
Oral . Learn more.
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.
The maximum recommended dose of TRIJARDY XR is 25 mg empagliflozin, 5 mg linagliptin and 2000 mg metformin HCl. Take once daily with a meal in the morning. Swallow whole; do not split, crush, dissolve, or chew.. 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 TRIJARDY XR: 25 mg empagliflozin, 5 mg linagliptin, 2000 mg metformin HCl. Take 1x daily with AM meal. Swallow whole; no splitting, crushing, dissolving, or chewing.. Learn more.
Financial Assistance
Out-Of-Pocket Costs With Copay Card
Annual Cap
$583 per fill . Learn more.
$175 per month. Learn more.
Assistance Expiration
12 uses. Learn more.
12/31/23. 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 (5% or greater incidence) were upper respiratory tract infection, urinary tract infection, nasopharyngitis, diarrhea, constipation, headache, and gastroenteritis. . Learn more.
Mechanism of Actions (MoA)
SGLT2 Inhibitors. Learn more.
SGLT2 Inhibitors. Learn more.
Special Populations