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Luseco

Manufacturer:

Taisho

Distributor:

Taisho
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Luseogliflozin hydrate
Indications/Uses
Adjunct treatment to diet & exercise in the glycemic control of adult w/ type 2 DM.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult 2.5 mg once daily, may be increased to 5 mg once daily.
Administration
May be taken with or without food: Before or after breakfast.
Contraindications
Special Precautions
Not to be administered to patients w/ type 1 DM. Consider use only when diet & exercise therapies, which are the basis of treatment of DM, were thoroughly used, but were not sufficiently effective. Periodically check renal function & sufficiently monitor course in treatment of patients w/ renal impairment. Patients at risk for vol depletion (whose plasma glucose is controlled poorly, concomitantly using diuretics). UTI & genital infections. Ketoacidosis. +ve urinary glucose during administration. Macrovascular outcomes. Patients using other antidiabetic drugs (particularly sulfonylureas, insulin prep or GLP-1 receptor agonists). May interfere test results of urinary glucose & serum 1,5-AG assay. Not to be administered to patients w/ severe renal impairment or end-stage renal failure being treated by dialysis. Hepatic & moderate renal impairment. Patients who work in high places; may affect ability to drive &/or use machines. Pregnancy & lactation. Childn. Elderly.
Adverse Reactions
Cystitis; hypoglycaemia; constipation; pollakiuria; increased blood ketone body, increased β2 microglobulin in urine, +ve WBC in urine, albumin present in urine.
Drug Interactions
May cause hypoglycemia w/ sulfonylureas, biguanides, thiazolidinediones, DPP-4 inhibitors, α-glucosidase inhibitors, glinide, GLP-1 receptor agonists, insulin prep. Enhanced diuretic action of loop & thiazide diuretics.
MIMS Class
Antidiabetic Agents
ATC Classification
A10BK07 - luseogliflozin ; Belongs to the class of sodium-glucose co-transporter 2 (SGLT2) inhibitors. Used in the treatment of diabetes.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Luseco FC tab 2.5 mg
Packing/Price
100's
Form
Luseco FC tab 5 mg
Packing/Price
100's
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