Tradjenta Medication Information
If you are looking for information about TradjentaTM (linagliptin), it is important to consider all the benefits and potential risks of the medication. Tradjenta is a medicine prescribed to treat type 2 diabetes in adults. Although it can be an effective diabetes treatment, Tradjenta may not be suitable for people with type 1 diabetes, diabetic ketoacidosis, or certain other medical conditions.
Although most people do not experience problems with this drug, Tradjenta can cause side effects, including a sore throat or a runny or stuffy nose.
This drug comes in the form of tablets and is taken by mouth. The standard dosage of this medicine is the same for everyone: a 5-mg tablet taken once daily. If your blood sugar levels become too low, your healthcare provider can adjust the dosage amounts of your other diabetes medications.
(Click Tradjenta for a complete overview of this diabetes medication, including information on how it works, safety precautions, and tips on when and how to take it.)