SGLT2 Inhibitors are used to treat diabetes type 2. They work by removing excess glucose by blocking reabsorption through the kidneys.

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This chart is created by aggregating the total number of claims for the drugs in this class divided by the # of drugs with a specific indication. It is meant to be representative but may not accurately reflect the actual # of prescriptions written to treat a specific condition.

Prices for Popular SGLT2 Inhibitors

Popularity Brand Name (Generic Name) GoodRx Fair Price Price Trend
Invokana
400
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Canagliflozin (Invokana) is an expensive drug used to treat type 2 diabetes. It helps to control blood sugar. This drug is more popular than comparable drugs. There are currently no generic alternatives to Invokana. It is covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but some pharmacy coupons or cash prices may be lower.
Jardiance
400
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EMPAGLIGLOZIN helps to treat type 2 diabetes. It helps to control blood sugar. Treatment is combined with diet and exercise.
Farxiga
400
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DAPAGLIFLOZIN helps to treat type 2 diabetes. It helps to control blood sugar. Treatment is combined with 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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