Janumet

Janumet Indications/Uses

metformin + sitagliptin

Manufacturer:

Merck Sharp & Dohme

Distributor:

Zuellig Pharma
Full Prescribing Info
Indications/Uses
As initial therapy in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus to improve glycemic control when diet and exercise do not provide adequate glycemic control.
As an adjunct to diet and exercise to improve glycemic control in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus inadequately controlled on metformin or sitagliptin alone, or in patients already being treated with the combination of sitagliptin and metformin.
As part of triple combination therapy with a sulfonylurea as an adjunct to diet and exercise in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus inadequately controlled with any 2 of the 3 agents: Metformin, sitagliptin or a sulfonylurea.
As triple combination therapy with a peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma (PPARγ) agonist (ie, thiazolidinedione) as an adjunct to diet and exercise in patients inadequately controlled on their maximal tolerated dose of metformin and a PPARγ agonist.
As add-on to insulin (ie, triple combination therapy) as an adjunct to diet and exercise to improve glycemic control in patients, when stable dosage of insulin and metformin alone do not provide adequate glycemic control.
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