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Read drug prescription

It is very important to know about what medicine is given by the doctor, for what condition, and when it needs to be taken in what dose. This information given by the doctor is called Prescription. The patients should be familiar with the medicine prescription, and the details about the medicine before purchasing it and using it. Some medications need not be prescribed by healthcare practitioners and can be purchased and used without prescription by the patients; these are called over-the-counter medications. Read the drug prescription information of Sitagliptin 50 MG (as sitagliptin phosphate monohydrate 64.25 MG) Oral Tablet before taking it.

What is sitagliptin 50 MG (as sitagliptin phosphate monohydrate 64.25 MG) Oral Tablet

sitagliptin 50 MG (as sitagliptin phosphate monohydrate 64.25 MG) Oral Tablet is an oral diabetes medicine that helps control blood sugar levels. It works by regulating the levels of insulin your body produces after eating.
Sitagliptin 50 MG (as sitagliptin phosphate monohydrate 64.25 MG) Oral Tablet is for people with type 2 diabetes. sitagliptin 50 MG (as sitagliptin phosphate monohydrate 64.25 MG) Oral Tablet is sometimes used in combination with other diabetes medications, but is not for treating type 1 diabetes.
sitagliptin 50 MG (as sitagliptin phosphate monohydrate 64.25 MG) Oral Tablet may also be used for purposes not listed in sitagliptin 50 MG (as sitagliptin phosphate monohydrate 64.25 MG) Oral Tablet guide.

Sitagliptin 50 MG (as sitagliptin phosphate monohydrate 64.25 MG) Oral Tablet side effects

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Stop using sitagliptin 50 MG (as sitagliptin phosphate monohydrate 64.25 MG) Oral Tablet and call your doctor at once if you have:
  • pancreatitis - severe pain in your upper stomach spreading to your back, nausea and vomiting, loss of appetite, fast heart rate;
  • little or no urinating;
  • swelling, weight gain, feeling short of breath; or
  • severe skin reaction -- fever, sore throat, swelling in your face or tongue, burning in your eyes, skin pain, followed by a red or purple skin rash that spreads (especially in the face or upper body) and causes blistering and peeling.

Common side effects may include:
  • runny or stuffy nose, sore throat;
  • headache, back pain, joint or muscle pain; or
  • nausea, stomach pain, diarrhea, constipation.

This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
See also: Side effects (in more detail)
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Sitagliptin 50 MG (as sitagliptin phosphate monohydrate 64.25 MG) Oral Tablet dosing

Usual Adult Dose for Diabetes Type 2:

100 mg orally once daily.

Select the most affordable brand or generic drug

Generic drug is the basic drug with an active substance in it, and the name of the generic drug is same as active substance most of the times. Like Acetaminophen/Paracetemol is Generic name and it has different brand names like Tylenol, Acimol, Crocin, Calpol etc. All these Brand names contain the same Paracetemol, but the medications are manufactured by different companies, so the different brand names. Generic drug is always cheaper and affordable, and it can be replaced in place of brand name drug prescribed by the healthcare practitioner. The Generic medicine has same properties as branded medicine in terms of uses, indications, doses, side effects, so no need to worry on that. Just select the most affordable generic or branded medicine.

StrengthQuantityPrice, USDCountry
100 mg28 $55.28Australia, Canada, India, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
100 mg28 $79.00Australia, Canada, Mauritius, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
100 mg28 $106.00Australia, Canada, India, Mauritius, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
100 mg56 $136.00Australia, Canada, India, Mauritius, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
100 mg84 $129.00Australia, Canada, India, Mauritius, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
100 mg84 $168.00Canada, Mauritius, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
100 mg84 $170.00Australia, Canada, Mauritius, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
100 mg84 $232.00Australia, Canada, India, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
100 mg90 $335.85Barbados, Canada, NZ, UK
100 mg100 $400.04Canada, UK
25 mg28 $63.50Australia, Canada, India, Mauritius, NZ, Turkey, UK, USA
25 mg28 $74.73Barbados, Canada, NZ, UK
25 mg56 $134.49Canada, Mauritius, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
25 mg56 $147.00Australia, Canada, India, Mauritius, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
25 mg84 $135.00Canada, Mauritius, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
25 mg84 $154.00Australia, Canada, India, Mauritius, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
25 mg84 $155.55Australia, Canada, India, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
25 mg84 $197.19Barbados, Canada, NZ, UK
50 mg28 $51.70Australia, Canada, India, Mauritius, NZ, Turkey, UK, USA
50 mg28 $257.53USA
50 mg56 $147.00Australia, Canada, India, Mauritius, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK
50 mg84 $139.50Australia, Canada, India, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
50 mg84 $156.00Australia, Canada, India, Mauritius, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
50 mg84 $169.00Canada, Mauritius, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
50 mg84 $186.00Australia, Canada, India, Mauritius, NZ, Turkey, Singapore, UK, USA
100 mg x 7's $4.19
Januvia 100mg FC-TAB / 7 $4.19
Januvia 50mg Tablet $0.54MSD Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
JANUVIA 100 MG TABLET 1 strip(s) (15 tablets each) $9.44MSD Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
Januvia film-coated tab 25 mg 28's $33.32Merck Sharp & Dohme
Januvia 30 100 mg tablet Bottle $228.81
Januvia 90 25 mg tablet Bottle $686.36
Januvia 100 mg tablet $7.33
Januvia 25 mg tablet $7.33
Januvia 50 mg tablet $7.48
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Sitagliptin 50 MG (as sitagliptin phosphate monohydrate 64.25 MG) Oral Tablet - Frequently asked Questions

Can Sitagliptin 50 MG (as sitagliptin phosphate monohydrate 64.25 MG) Oral Tablet be stopped immediately or do I have to stop the consumption gradually to ween off?

In some cases, it always advisable to stop the intake of some medicines gradually because of the rebound effect of the medicine.

It's wise to get in touch with your doctor as a professional advice is needed in this case regarding your health, medications and further recommendation to give you a stable health condition.

How should I take sitagliptin 50 MG (as sitagliptin phosphate monohydrate 64.25 MG) Oral Tablet?

Follow all directions on your prescription label. Your doctor may occasionally change your dose to make sure you get the best results. Do not take this medicine in larger or smaller amounts or for longer than recommended.

You may take this medicine with or without food. Follow your doctor's instructions.

Your blood sugar will need to be checked often, and you may need other blood tests at your doctor's office. Visit your doctor regularly.

Low blood sugar (hypoglycemia) can happen to everyone who has diabetes. Symptoms include headache, hunger, sweating, pale skin, irritability, dizziness, feeling shaky, or trouble concentrating.

Keep a source of sugar with you in case you have low blood sugar. Sugar sources include fruit juice, hard candy, crackers, raisins, and non-diet soda. Be sure your family and close friends know how to help you in an emergency. If you have severe hypoglycemia and cannot eat or drink, use a glucagon injection. Your doctor can prescribe a glucagon emergency injection kit and tell you how to use it.

Also watch for signs of high blood sugar (hyperglycemia) such as increased thirst, increased urination, hunger, dry mouth, fruity breath odor, drowsiness, dry skin, blurred vision, and weight loss.

Check your blood sugar carefully during times of stress, travel, illness, surgery or medical emergency, vigorous exercise, or if you drink alcohol or skip meals. These things can affect your glucose levels and your dose needs may also change. Do not change your medication dose or schedule without your doctor's advice.

sitagliptin 50 MG (as sitagliptin phosphate monohydrate 64.25 MG) Oral Tablet is only part of a complete program of treatment that also includes diet, exercise, weight control, and possibly other medications. It is important to use this medicine regularly to get the most benefit. Get your prescription refilled before you run out of medicine completely.

Store sitagliptin 50 MG (as sitagliptin phosphate monohydrate 64.25 MG) Oral Tablet at room temperature away from moisture, heat, and light.

Who should not take sitagliptin 50 MG (as sitagliptin phosphate monohydrate 64.25 MG) Oral Tablet?

Do not use this medicine if you are allergic to sitagliptin 50 MG (as sitagliptin phosphate monohydrate 64.25 MG) Oral Tablet, or if you are in a state of diabetic ketoacidosis (call your doctor for treatment with insulin).

To make sure sitagliptin 50 MG (as sitagliptin phosphate monohydrate 64.25 MG) Oral Tablet is safe for you, tell your doctor if you have:

  • kidney disease (or if you are on dialysis); or

  • a history of pancreatitis.

FDA pregnancy category B. sitagliptin 50 MG (as sitagliptin phosphate monohydrate 64.25 MG) Oral Tablet is not expected to harm an unborn baby. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant during treatment.

Your name may need to be listed on a sitagliptin 50 MG (as sitagliptin phosphate monohydrate 64.25 MG) Oral Tablet pregnancy registry when you start using this medicine.

It is not known whether sitagliptin 50 MG (as sitagliptin phosphate monohydrate 64.25 MG) Oral Tablet passes into breast milk or if it could harm a nursing baby. Tell your doctor if you are breast-feeding a baby.

Do not give this medication to anyone under 18 years old without medical advice.

What other drugs will affect sitagliptin 50 MG (as sitagliptin phosphate monohydrate 64.25 MG) Oral Tablet?

Using certain medicines can make it harder for you to tell when you have low blood sugar. Tell your doctor if you use albuterol, clonidine, reserpine, or a beta-blocker (atenolol, metoprolol, propranolol, and others).

Before you take sitagliptin 50 MG (as sitagliptin phosphate monohydrate 64.25 MG) Oral Tablet, tell your doctor if you are also taking digoxin (Lanoxicaps, Lanoxin).

Although sitagliptin 50 MG (as sitagliptin phosphate monohydrate 64.25 MG) Oral Tablet is not as likely to cause hypoglycemia (low blood sugar) as some other oral diabetes medications, tell your doctor if you are taking any other drugs that can potentially lower blood sugar, such as:

  • probenecid (Benemid);

  • nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs);

  • aspirin or other salicylates (including Pepto-Bismol);

  • a blood thinner (warfarin, Coumadin);

  • sulfa drugs (Bactrim, SMZ-TMP, and others);

  • a monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI); or

  • beta-blockers (Tenormin and others).

  • insulin or other oral diabetes medications.

This list is not complete. Other drugs may interact with sitagliptin 50 MG (as sitagliptin phosphate monohydrate 64.25 MG) Oral Tablet, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products. Not all possible interactions are listed in this medication guide.

Can Sitagliptin 50 MG (as sitagliptin phosphate monohydrate 64.25 MG) Oral Tablet be taken or consumed while pregnant?

Please visit your doctor for a recommendation as such case requires special attention.

Can Sitagliptin 50 MG (as sitagliptin phosphate monohydrate 64.25 MG) Oral Tablet be taken for nursing mothers or during breastfeeding?

Kindly explain your state and condition to your doctor and seek medical advice from an expert.

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