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
414
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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
414
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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
330
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Jentadueto (metformin and linagliptin) is used to lower blood sugar and treat type 2 diabetes. Jentadueto is slightly more popular than other gliptin/biguanide combinations. There are currently no generic alternatives to Jentadueto.

GoodRx has partnered with Inside Rx and Boehringer Ingelheim to reduce the price for this prescription by up to 30%. Check our savings tips for co-pay cards, assistance programs, and other ways to reduce your cost. Jentadueto is covered by some Medicare and insurance plans.

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.
Kombiglyze XR
372
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Kombiglyze XR is used to lower blood sugar and treat type 2 diabetes. Kombiglyze XR is less popular than other gliptin/biguanide combinations. There are currently no generic alternatives to Kombiglyze XR.

GoodRx has partnered with Inside Rx and AstraZeneca to reduce the price for this prescription by up to 10%. Check our savings tips for co-pay cards, assistance programs, and other ways to reduce your cost. Kombiglyze XR is not covered by most Medicare and insurance plans.

Jentadueto XR
330
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Jentadueto XR (metformin and linagliptin) is used to lower blood sugar and treat type 2 diabetes. Jentadueto XR is slightly more popular than other biptin/biguanide combinations. There are currenrly no generic alternatives to Jentadueto XR

GoodRx has partnered with Inside Rx and Boehringer Ingelheim to reduce the price for this prescription by up to 30%. Check our savings tips for co-pay cards, assistance programs, and other ways to reduce your cost. Jentadueto XR is covered by most Medicare and insurance plans.

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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