FARXIGA PI PDF
Get dosing information on FARXIGA® (dapagliflozin), for the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus. Visit for more. Forxiga is indicated in adults aged 18 years and older with type 2 diabetes Forxiga can be taken orally once daily at any time of day with or without food. FORXIGA® is a registered trademark of AstraZeneca AB, used under . Monotherapy: FORXIGA (dapagliflozin) is indicated for use as an.
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FARXIGA helps lower A1C by up to 1.2% points.
Age-adjusted percentage of adults aged 18 years or older with diagnosed diabetes who were overweight, United States, — Dapagliflozin farxigw saxagliptin as add-on therapy in patients with type 2 diabetes inadequately controlled with metformin.
Consider discontinuing drug if appropriate Bullous Pemphigoid: Tell your doctor if you have any signs or symptoms of UTI including a burning feeling when passing urine, a need to urinate often, the need to urinate right away, pain in the lower part of your stomach pelvisor blood in the urine with or without fever, back pain, nausea, or vomiting Low blood sugar hypoglycemia can occur if you take FARXIGA with another medicine that can cause low blood sugar, such as sulfonylureas or insulin.
Serious outcomes have included hospitalization, surgeries, and death.
Advise females of potential risk to a fetus especially during the second and third trimesters Lactation: FARXIGA is indicated as an adjunct to diet and exercise to improve glycemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus. Tell your healthcare provider right away if you have blood or a red color in your urine or pain while you urinate The most common side effects of FARXIGA include faexiga infections of the vagina or penis, and changes in urination, including urgent need to urinate more often, in larger amounts, or at night.
Accessed August 27, Consider discontinuing drug if appropriate. Dapagliflozin versus glipizide as add-on therapy in patients with type 2 diabetes who have inadequate glycemic control with metformin: AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP; FARXIGA is a prescription medicine used along with diet and exercise to lower blood sugar in adults with type 2 diabetes.
Take the Next Step. Accessed September 18, Diab Vasc Dis Res. FARXIGA increases the risk of genital mycotic infections, particularly in patients with prior genital mycotic infections. From the triumvirate to the ominous octet: Tell patients to report development of blisters or erosions. Talk to your healthcare provider if you experience redness, itching, or swelling of the penis; rash of the penis; foul smelling discharge from the penis; or pain in the skin around penis.
Monitor LDL-C and treat per standard of care. Warnings and Precautions Pancreatitis: If you have any of these symptoms, stop taking FARXIGA and contact your healthcare provider or farziga to the nearest hospital emergency room right away have ppi kidney problems or are on dialysis.
Treatment for Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in Adults | FARXIGA® (dapagliflozin)
Some cases were fatal. Patients with higher titer antibodies may have an attenuated HbA1c response. Serious reactions have been reported in patients treated with saxagliptin, including anaphylaxis, angioedema, and exfoliative skin conditions.
Use in Specific Populations Pregnancy: Dapagliflozin increases the risk of genital mycotic infections, particularly in patients with prior genital mycotic infections. Accessed September 28, Onset of these reactions occurred within the first 3 months after initiation of treatment with saxagliptin, with some reports occurring after the tarxiga dose.
You may report side effects related to AstraZeneca products by clicking here. Int J Clin Pract. Check out the Patient Dialogue section for thought starters on guiding initial conversations and answering patient questions. Dapagliflozin, metformin XR, or both: If acute kidney injury occurs, discontinue and promptly treat. If suspected, discontinue promptly and do not restart if confirmed. QTERN is indicated as an adjunct to diet and exercise to improve glycemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus T2DM who have inadequate control with dapagliflozin or who are already treated with dapagliflozin and saxagliptin.
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Patients with a prior history of heart failure or renal impairment had a higher risk for hospitalization for heart failure. Symptoms of a serious allergic reaction may include skin rash, raised red patches on your skin hivesswelling of the face, lips, tongue, and throat that may cause difficulty in breathing or swallowing. Dapagliflozin and cardiovascular outcomes in type 2 diabetes [published online ahead of print]. Effect of dapagliflozin in patients with type 2 diabetes who have inadequate glycaemic control with metformin: Talk to your healthcare provider if you experience vaginal odor, white or yellowish vaginal discharge discharge may be lumpy or look like cottage cheeseor vaginal itching Yeast infection of skin around the penis balanitis in men who take FARXIGA.
Dosing Information for FARXIGA® (dapagliflozin)
Sign up for support The secret to managing type 2 diabetes is to take small steps… and your first step is to sign up now. Talk to your doctor right away if you reduce the amount you eat or drink, or if you lose liquids; for example, from vomiting, diarrhea, or excessive heat exposure Serious urinary tract infections UTIsome that lead to hospitalization, farxigz in people taking FARXIGA.
Both saxagliptin and dapagliflozin can individually increase the risk of po when ip with insulin and insulin secretagogues. Follow your healthcare provider’s instructions for treating low blood sugar Bacterial infections under the skin of the genitals and areas around them. Dapagliflozin causes intravascular volume contraction and symptomatic hypotension farxiag occur. Seek medical attention immediately if you have fever or you are feeling very weak, tired or uncomfortable and you also develop any pain or tenderness, swelling, or redness of the skin in the genitals and areas around them Vaginal yeast infections in women who take FARXIGA.
Elderly patients and patients with impaired renal function may be more susceptible to these changes. Serious outcomes have included hospitalization, surgeries, and death. After initiation, observe patients carefully for symptoms of pancreatitis. Use with caution in patients with a history of bladder cancer Severe and Disabling Arthralgia has been reported in patients taking DPP-4 inhibitors.
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