Canagliflozin Metformin

Canagliflozin Metformin Brand Name– Invokamet | Invokamet XR

What is Canagliflozin Metformin

Canagliflozin metformin is a combination of 2 oral antidiabetic agents. Canagliflozin is a sodium-glucose co-transporter 2 (SGLT2) inhibitor.

Metformin is a biguanide agent that improves insulin sensitivity. The product is used to improve glycemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM).

Based on clinical trials, when canagliflozin is added to metformin, the hemoglobin A1C is further reduced by a mean of 0.79% to 0.94%, which may assist type 2 DM patients in achieving target A1C goals.

Canagliflozin has been shown to reduce cardiovascular (CV) risk and heart failure (HF) risk in clinical trials.

Canagliflozin significantly reduced the risk of major adverse cardiovascular events (MACE: CV death, the first occurrence of non-fatal myocardial infarction, or non-fatal stroke) by 14% relative to placebo (HR 0.86, 95% CI 0.75 to 0.97) in patients type 2 DM and established CV disease.

Indications

  • type 2 diabetes mellitus

For the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus in combination with diet and exercise when treatment with both canagliflozin and metformin is appropriate

Side Effects

  1. abdominal pain
  2. anaphylactoid reactions
  3. angioedema
  4. anorexia
  5. asthenia
  6. balanitis
  7. bone fractures
  8. candidiasis
  9. chest pain (unspecified)
  10. chills
  11. cholestasis
  12. constipation
  13. cystitis
  14. dehydration
  15. diabetic ketoacidosis
  16. diarrhea
  17. diuresis
  18. dizziness
  19. dysgeusia
  20. dyspepsia
  21. elevated hepatic enzymes
  22. erythema multiforme
  23. fatigue
  24. flatulence
  25. flushing
  26. folate deficiency
  27. headache
  28. hepatitis
  29. hypercholesterolemia
  30. hyperhidrosis
  31. hyperkalemia
  32. hyperlipidemia
  33. hypermagnesemia
  34. hyperphosphatemia
  35. hypoglycemia
  36. hypotension
  37. increased urinary frequency
  38. infection
  39. lactic acidosis
  40. lower limb amputation
  41. malaise
  42. megaloblastic anemia
  43. metabolic acidosis
  44. metallic taste
  45. myalgia
  46. nausea
  47. necrotizing fasciitis
  48. new primary malignancy
  49. nocturia
  50. osteopenia
  51. palpitations
  52. pancreatitis
  53. phimosis
  54. photosensitivity
  55. polydipsia
  56. polyuria
  57. pruritus
  58. rash
  59. renal failure (unspecified)
  60. rhabdomyolysis
  61. syncope
  62. tissue necrosis
  63. urinary urgency
  64. urticaria
  65. vaginitis
  66. vitamin B12 deficiency
  67. vomiting
  68. weight loss
  69. xerostomia

Monitoring Parameters

  • blood glucose
  • CBC
  • glycosylated hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c)
  • LFTs
  • serum cholesterol profile
  • serum creatinine/BUN

Contraindications

  • acidemia
  • acute heart failure
  • acute myocardial infarction
  • adrenal insufficiency
  • alcoholism
  • balanitis
  • bone fractures
  • breast-feeding
  • burns
  • cardiac disease
  • cardiogenic shock
  • children
  • dehydration
  • diabetic ketoacidosis
  • dialysis
  • diarrhea
  • ethanol ingestion
  • ethanol intoxication
  • fever
  • gastroparesis
  • geriatric
  • GI obstruction
  • heart failure
  • hepatic disease
  • hypercholesterolemia
  • hypercortisolism
  • hyperglycemia
  • hyperthyroidism
  • hypoglycemia
  • hypotension
  • hypothyroidism
  • hypovolemia
  • hypoxemia
  • ileus
  • infants
  • infection
  • laboratory test interference
  • lactic acidosis
  • lower limb amputation
  • malnutrition
  • metabolic acidosis
  • peripheral neuropathy
  • peripheral vascular disease
  • pernicious anemia
  • pituitary insufficiency
  • polycystic ovary syndrome
  • pregnancy
  • pyelonephritis
  • radiographic contrast administration
  • renal disease
  • renal failure
  • renal impairment
  • sepsis
  • surgery
  • tissue necrosis
  • trauma
  • type 1 diabetes mellitus
  • urinary tract infection (UTI)
  • vaginitis
  • vomiting

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