ALOGLIPTIN (Alogliptin) Nursing Considerations

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What is the Generic Name

ALOGLIPTIN

What is the Trade Name for ALOGLIPTIN

Alogliptin

What is the Indication for ALOGLIPTIN

  • 1 INDICATIONS AND USAGE Alogliptin tablets are a dipeptidyl peptidase-4 (DPP-4) inhibitor indicated as an adjunct to diet and exercise to improve glycemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus. ( 1.1 , 14 ) Important Limitations of Use: Not for treatment of type 1 diabetes or diabetic ketoacidosis. ( 1.1 ) 1.1 Monotherapy and Combination Therapy Alogliptin tablets are indicated as an adjunct to diet and exercise to improve glycemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus [see Clinical Studies (14) ]. Important Limitations of Use Alogliptin tablets are not indicated for the treatment of type 1 diabetes mellitus or diabetic ketoacidosis, as it would not be effective in these settings.

 

 

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