Active Ingredient(s):Canagliflozin FDA Approved: * March 29, 2013 Pharm Company: *JANSSEN RES AND DEV Category:Diabetes
Canagliflozin, sold under the brand name Invokana among others, is a medication used to treat type 2 diabetes. It is a third-line medication to be tried after metformin, a first-line medication for type 2 diabetes. It is used together with exercise and diet. It is not recommended in type 1 diabetes. It is taken by mouth.
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