Jenuvia is a common misspelling of Januvia (sitagliptin).
What is Januvia (Jenuvia)?
Januvia (Jenuvia) is a dipeptidyl peptidase-4 (DPP-4) inhibitor. It works by increasing the amount of insulin released by your body, and by decreasing the amount of sugar made by your body.
Januvia (Jenuvia) is used to treat patients with type 2 diabetes who cannot control blood sugar levels by diet and exercise alone. Januvia (Jenuvia) is used in combination with diet and exercise to improve blood glucose levels. Januvia (Jenuvia) may be used alone or it can also be combined with metformin, rosiglitazone or pioglitazone.
The most common Januvia (Jenuvia) side effects are upper respiratory tract infection and headache. Januvia (Jenuvia) use is also associated with abdominal pain, nausea and diarrhea.
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Frequently asked questions
- What is Januvia used for and how does it work?
- Can Januvia and Invokana be taken together?
- When is the best time to take Januvia?
- How long does it take for Januvia to work?
- Does Januvia cause weight gain or loss?
- Can Victoza and Januvia be used together?
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