eneric Januvia is the same medication as the branded drug Januvia made by another drug making company. It is used as a single-drug therapy or as a part of combination therapy of diabetes type II in insufficient effect of insulin and other first-line medications. The medication can be taken by adults, elderly people, and people with mild to severe kidney failure but is contraindicated to be used in children. To find out how to use the medication properly and safely, read our complete article about it.
Brand name: Januvia
Generic name: Sitagliptin
ndications: Monotherapy of diabetes type II, Combination therapy of diabetes type II
Benefits: Lowers the blood sugar level through the stimulation of insulin secretion and suppression of glucose production in the liver
Analogs: Sitagliptan, Xelevia