Gliptin / biguanide combinations are used to treat diabetes type 2. They work by decreasing glucose production in the liver and by controlling insulin levels in the body.

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Prices for Popular Gliptin / Biguanide Combinations

Popularity Brand Name (Generic Name) GoodRx Fair Price Price Trend
Janumet
372
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Metformin/sitagliptin (Janumet) is an expensive drug used to treat type 2 diabetes. This medicine lowers blood sugar. This drug is more popular than comparable drugs. A generic form of Janumet may become available in 2027. It is covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but some pharmacy coupons or cash prices may be lower.
Janumet XR
372
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METFORMIN; SITAGLIPTIN is a combination of 2 medicines used to treat type 2 diabetes. This medicine lowers blood sugar. Treatment is combined with a balanced diet and exercise.
Jentadueto
365
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METFORMIN; LINAGLIPTIN is a combination of 2 medicines used to treat type 2 diabetes. This medicine lowers blood sugar. Treatment is combined with a balanced diet and exercise.
Kombiglyze XR
372
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Metformin/saxagliptin (Kombiglyze XR) is an expensive drug used to treat type 2 diabetes. This medicine lowers blood sugar. This drug is less popular than comparable drugs. There are currently no generic alternatives to Kombiglyze XR. It is covered by some Medicare and insurance plans, but some pharmacy coupons or cash prices may be lower.
Kazano
(alogliptin/metformin)
173
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ALOGLIPTIN; METFORMIN is a combination of 2 medicines used to treat type 2 diabetes. This medicine lowers blood sugar. Treatment is combined with a balanced diet and exercise.
Jentadueto XR
365
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LINAGLIPTIN; METFORMIN is a combination of 2 medicines used to treat type 2 diabetes. This medicine lowers blood sugar. Treatment is combined with a balanced diet and exercise.

Note: Popularity is based on total prescriptions for the brand and generic versions of each drug, regardless of the condition being treated. Some drugs are prescribed for multiple conditions.

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