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Trajenta TM

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.

Active ingredients: linagliptin

Brand name


: TRAJENTA linagliptin 5 mg film-coated tablet blister pack

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What this medicine 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 use this medicine


This medicine contains one component only.

Component :

  • Tablet, film coated
  • Oral
  • Light red, round, biconvex, bevel-edged film-coated tablets, one side debossed with the BI company symbol, the other side debossed with "D5"

Storage conditions


  • Store below 30 degrees Celsius
  • Shelf lifetime is 36 Months.

Do I need a prescription ?


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

  • 10 tablets pack
  • 30 tablets pack

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.

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

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