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Januvia 25mg is an oral agent approved by the Food and Drug Administration for the treatment of patients with type 2 diabetes whose blood glucose level cannot be controlled effectively with certain medications. You will have to take it in addition to your existing anti-diabetic agent. Januvia, along with your other diabetes medicine, can help better manage your blood glucose levels. To avoid long-term complications, it is necessary to control sugar at normal levels. Sitagliptin, the main ingredient of the medicine is a DPP-4 inhibitor, which acts by increasing the level of a substance in the body that help lower blood sugar. Taking this anti-diabetic agent regularly along with a healthy lifestyle can reduce the risk of developing serious, life-threatening complications such as nerve damage, eye problems, stroke, kidney problems, and heart disease.
What is Januvia used for?
Januvia 25mg can be useful alone or in combination with other anti-diabetic medications to lower blood sugar in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus.
How does Januvia work?
The medicine increases the amount of insulin in the blood as well as reducing the amount of glucose produced by the liver to reduce glucose levels in the blood stream. However, it is still not understood why this anti-diabetic agent reduces the long-term complications associated with diabetes.
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What does Januvia contain?
Januvia comprises of an active component Sitagliptin, the first and only prescription drug in a new class of oral anti- hyperglycemic agents, which enhances the ability of the body to lower blood glucose level when it is elevated.
Effects of alcohol on Januvia
Consumption of alcohol can affect your blood glucose levels. Avoid drinking alcohol while taking Januvia 25mg without first discussing with your health care specialist.
What are the side effects of Januvia?
The most commonly observed side effects of Januvia may include:
- Back pain
- Stuffy or a runny nose
- Stomach pain
- Joint or muscle pain
- Stuffy or a runny nose
Some serious side effects associated with the usage of Sitagliptin are listed below:
- Allergic reactions such as:
- Skin peeling
- Burning in your eyes
- Sore throat
- Loose skin
- Trouble breathing or swallowing
What are the medications interact with Januvia?
You should inform your physician about all types of medications including illegal, herbal, dietary, or nutritional supplements, especially:
- Lanoxicaps or digoxin
- Certain oral anti-diabetic medications such as glipizide, tolazamide, chlorpropamide, glimepiride, tolbutamide, glyburide, etc.
When should Januvia not be used?
The antihyperglycemic agent is not suitable for patients who are hypersensitive to any of the ingredients of the formulation.
How should Januvia be taken?
Always remember that Januvia is only applicable for patients with type II diabetes, it is not suitable for patients with type I.
Take one tablet daily at the same time each day. You can take it with or without food. Swallow the tablet with a glass of water.
It is not necessary that the medicine is always working for all patients. You need to consult with your health care professional before starting treatment with this anti-diabetic agent.
The correct dosage and commonly depends on the patient ad the condition being treated. You are not allowed to adjust your dosage without the approval of your health care specialist. The medicine is only for use as prescribed and instructed.
Avoid accidental overdosing; make a schedule when you have taken medicine or when you have to take it. Maintain a diary to help you remember the dosing schedule. An overdose of the drug may cause:
- Blurred vision
- Trouble speaking
- Stomach pain
- Extreme weakness
Contact your healthcare specialist if you suspect an overdose.
How long should you take Januvia?
Continue taking diabetes medication for as long as your doctor prescribes it. Continued use is suggested for maximum benefit.
Missed dose of Januvia
If you miss a dose of Januvia 25 mg, please take it when you remember. Avoid doubling your dose to compensate the missed dose.
How should Januvia 6 mg be stored?
- Store the medicine in a cool, dry place away from the reach of children and pets.
- Protect from direct light and heat, and moisture
- Keep the tablets in its original packet until it is time to take them out