SGLT2 Inhibitor / Biguanide Combinations

SGLT2 inhibitor and biguanide combinations are used to treat type 2 diabetes. The SGLT2 inhbitor removes excess glucose by blocking reabsorption through the kidneys, while the biguanide lowers blood sugar levels and decreases the amount of glucose that is absorbed.

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Prices for Popular SGLT2 Inhibitor / Biguanide Combinations

Popularity Brand Name (Generic Name) GoodRx Fair Price Price Trend
Invokamet
443
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CANAGLIFLOZIN; 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.
Xigduo XR
398
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DAPAGLIFLOZIN; 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.
Invokamet XR
440
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CANAGLIFLOZIN; 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.
Synjardy
436
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Synjardy (empagliflozin and metformin) is used to lower blood sugar and treat type 2 diabetes. Synjardy is slightly less popular than other SGLT2 inhibitor/biguanide combinations. There are currently no generic alternatives to Synjardy.

GoodRx has partnered with Inside Rx and Eli Lilly to reduce the price for this prescription by up to 20% off. Check our savings tips for co-pay cards, assistance programs, and other ways to reduce your cost. Synjardy is covered by some Medicare and insurance plans.

Synjardy XR
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Synjardy XR (empagliflozin and metformin) is used to lower blood sugar and treat type 2 diabetes. Synjardy XR is less popular than other SGLT2 inhibitor/biguanide combinations. There are currently no generic alternatives to Synjardy XR.

GoodRx has partnered with Inside Rx and Eli Lilly 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. Synjardy XR is covered by some 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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