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Kombiglyze XR Alternatives

Combination Medications
In addition to Kombiglyze XR, a variety of alternative combination medications are available for the treatment of type 2 diabetes, including:
 

 

Insulin and Other Injectable Diabetes Medications

There are several different types of insulin and other injectable medications for type 2 diabetes, including:
 
  • Insulin
  • Incretin mimetics
  • Amylin analogues.
     
Insulin
Insulin is available in short-, long-, rapid-, or intermediate-acting forms.
 
Incretin Mimetics
Four incretin mimetics are available: exenatide (Byetta®), long-acting exenatide (Bydureon®), iraglutide (Victoza®), and dulaglutide (Trulicity™). They work by acting like the hormone incretin in the body, increasing insulin production and slowing digestion.
 
Byetta is taken twice daily, Victoza is taken once daily, and Bydureon and Trulicity are both taken just once a week. All are taken as an injection just under the skin (subcutaneous injection).
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