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Empagliflozin

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    Oral
    Empagliflozin
    Jardiance 
    • Mechanism of Action
    • Inhibits sodium-glucose co-transporter 2 (SGLT2) in the proximal tubules, resulting in reduced glucose reabsorption and glycosuria.

Clinical Use

    • Indications
    • Glycaemic control in type 2 diabetes mellitus
    • Prevention of cardiovascular events in patients with cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes
    • Adverse Effects
    • Genitourinary infections (due to glycosuria)
    • Polyuria
 
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