Alogliptin / Metformin Dosage
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Usual Adult Dose for:
Additional dosage information:
Usual Adult Dose for Diabetes Type 2
12.5 mg alogliptin and 500 mg metformin or 12.5 mg alogliptin and 1000 mg metformin twice daily
Maximum dose: 25 mg alogliptin and 2000 mg metformin
Comments: Take with food. Do not split before swallowing
Renal Dose Adjustments
Liver Dose Adjustments
Consult WARNINGS section for dosing related precautions.
Alogliptin is minimally dialyzable and no dose adjustment guidelines have been reported; Metformin is dialyzable but no dose adjustment guidelines have been reported
Administration advice: Take with food. Do not split tablet prior to swallowing.
Patient advice: Acute or chronic excessive alcohol intake should be avoided. Hypoglycemia can occur when used with insulin or an insulin secretagogue.