Active ingredients: dapagliflozin + metformin
What it is used for
XIGDUO XR is indicated as an adjunct to diet and exercise to improve glycaemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus when treatment with both dapagliflozin and metformin is appropriate (see CLINICAL TRIALS and PRECAUTIONS for available data on the combination therapy)
How to take it
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
- The way to take this medicine: Oral
- Store below 30 degrees Celsius
- Store in Original Container
- Lifetime is 36 Months.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
yellow to dark yellow, biconvex, oval-shaped, film-coated tablet with "1073" and "10/1000" debossed on one side and plain on the other side
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Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is Schedule 4: Prescription Only Medicine.
Is this medicine subsidised?
This medicine is subsidised which may make it cheaper. To learn more about this subsidy, visit the Phamaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) website
Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?
For the active ingredient dapagliflozin + 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.
For side effects, taking other medicines and more
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