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Active ingredients: linagliptin
What it is used for
TRAJENTA is indicated in adult patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus to improve glycaemic control in conjunction with diet and exercise,,- as monotherapy when metformin and sulfonylureas are not tolerated, or are contraindicated, or,- as add on to metformin, sulfonylureas or metformin plus sulfonylureas, or to insulin (with or without metformin) or,- as add on to metformin plus SGLT2 inhibitors.
How to take it
The way to take this medicine is: Oral. This medicine is taken by mouth.
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- Shelf lifetime is 36 Months.
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Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
Light red, round, biconvex, bevel-edged film-coated tablets, one side debossed with the BI company symbol, the other side debossed with "D5"
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Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is
Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?
For the active ingredient linagliptin
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.
Consumer Medicines Information (CMI)
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Reporting side effects
You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.
You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems