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Composition

Linagliptin(5 mg)

SALT INFORMATION

Linagliptin(5 mg)

TYPICAL USAGE

SIDE EFFECTS

Cough, hypersensitivity, hypoglycemia, pancreatitis, nasopharyngitis.

DRUG INTERACTION

Linagliptin is known to interact with other drugs like glibenclamide, rifampicin, ritonavir, simvastatin. Always consult your physician for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required.

MECHANISM OF ACTION

Linagliptin is a competitive and reversible dipeptidyl peptidase (DPP)-4 enzyme inhibitor that slows the breakdown of insulinotropic hormone glucagon-like peptide (GLP)-1 for better glycemic control in diabetes patients. GLP and glucose-dependent insulinotropic polypeptide (GIP) are incretin hormones that increase the production and release of insulin from pancreatic beta cells and decrease the release of glucagon from pancreatic alpha cells.

SUBSTITUTES

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  • Trajenta (5mg)
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    Eli Lilly and Company India Pvt Ltd
    Rs. 85.40/Tablet
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    Rs. 854
    pay 100% more per Tablet

INTERACTIONS

Can I take Trajenta (5mg) during pregnancy?

Studies in animals have shown no risk to the fetus, however there are no sufficient studies in humans. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.

Can I take Trajenta (5mg) while breastfeeding/lactation?

Moderately safe: No studies have been conducted in breastfeeding women, however there is possibility of ill effect to the breastfed infants; or studies conducted in breastfeeding women show minimal non-threatening side effects to the infants. Drugs should be given only if the potential benefit justifies the potential risk to the infant. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.

Can I take Trajenta (5mg) with alcohol?

No studies found