What is Onglyza (saxagliptin)?
Onglyza 2.5mg tablet is a medicine taken orally which works well in controlling blood sugar levels. Generic Saxagliptin starts to work by regulating the insulin level, which is produced by your system after eating. Onglyza (Saxagliptin) tablet is recommended for people who have type 2 diabetes that is one that is not dependent on insulin. Several times this drug is also used with several other combinations of diabetes medicines and is not recommended for people who have type 1 diabetes. Saxagliptin tablet belongs to the DPP-4 inhibitors group of diabetes medications. It is also taken mostly with sulfonylurea which works in improving the blood sugar level of the body.
What is the appropriate dosage of Onglyza (saxagliptin)?
Onglyza (saxagliptin) should be swallowed by mouth once a day exactly as and the way in which the doctor has prescribed. It also can be taken without or with food, but always follow your doctors prescribed ways.
What are the Warning & Precautions before taking Onglyza (saxagliptin)?
Before taking Saxagliptin tablet make sure you inform your doctor if you are allergic to any kind of allergies. It is likely that this drug may contain inactive ingredients, which have a tendency of causing allergic reactions. It is vital to only take the drug after consulting a physician or a doctor. Do not take it prior consulting a proper medical care expert.
What are the side effects of Onglyza (saxagliptin)?
Some of the possible signs of side effects are hives, burning while urinating, stomach pain, easy bruising or bleeding, swelling of lips, ankle, feet, throat, face, hands or tongue, sore throat, cough, difficulty in breathing. Thus, if you sense any of these reactions, seek immediate help or call your doctor immediately.
How should Onglyza (saxagliptin) be stored?
Store it at Room Temperature.
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