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Ertugliflozin Dosage

Medically reviewed by Last updated on Nov 17, 2022.

Applies to the following strengths: 5 mg; 15 mg

Usual Adult Dose for Diabetes Type 2

Initial dose: 5 mg orally once a day in the morning

Maximum dose: 15 mg per day


Use: An adjunct to diet and exercise to improve glycemic control in adults with Type 2 diabetes mellitus.

Renal Dose Adjustments

eGFR 45 mL/min/1.73 m2 or greater: No dose adjustment recommended
eGFR less than 45 mL/min/1.73 m2: Not recommended

Liver Dose Adjustments

Mild to moderate hepatic impairment: No dose adjustment recommended
Severe hepatic impairment: Not recommended

Dose Adjustments

Concomitant Use of Insulin and Insulin Secretagogues:



Safety and efficacy have not been established in patients younger than 18 years.

Consult WARNINGS section for additional precautions.



Other Comments

Administration advice:

Missed dose: If a dose is missed, take as soon as remembered; do not double next dose



Patient advice:

Further information

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