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Tradjenta Alternatives

Amylin Analogues
There is one amylin analogue available, called pramlintide (Symlin®). This medication works like the hormone amylin in the body, increasing insulin production, slowing down digestion, decreasing the production of glucose by the liver, and reducing appetite.

Lifestyle Changes for Type 2 Diabetes

Many lifestyle changes can be effective at controlling type 2 diabetes, especially early type 2 diabetes. These lifestyle changes include:
In fact, these changes are important for everyone with type 2 diabetes, including those who are taking diabetes medications.
For many people, lifestyle changes alone may not be enough to adequately control type 2 diabetes. For these people, medications may be necessary.

Final Thoughts

There are several Tradjenta alternatives for type 2 diabetes, including lifestyle changes or other medications for diabetes. If this product is not working for you or if it is causing bothersome side effects, ask your healthcare provider about trying an alternative to Tradjenta.
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