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Brand name: Ertugliflozin-Metformin 2.5/500 (MSD) TM

Active ingredients: ertugliflozin + metformin

What it is used for

MSD-ERTUGLIFLOZIN-METFORMIN (ertugliflozin and metformin hydrochloride) is indicated as an adjunct to diet and exercise to improve glycaemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus when treatment with both ertugliflozin and metformin is appropriate.,[see 5.1 PHARMACODYNAMIC PROPERTIES, Clinical trials and 4.2 DOSE AND METHOD OF ADMINISTRATION].

How to take it

The way to take this medicine is: Oral. This medicine is taken by mouth.

  • Store below 30 degrees Celsius
  • Store in Original Container
  • Shelf lifetime is 2 Years.

You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.

Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.

Visual appearance

Pink, oval, film-coated tablets debossed with '2.5/500' on one side and plain on the other side.

Do I need a prescription?

This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is Schedule 4 : Prescription Only Medicine.

Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?

For the active ingredient ertugliflozin + metformin

You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.

Reporting side effects

This medicine is under additional monitoring as it is new or being used in a different way. You can help identify new safety information by reporting any side effects you may get.

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