Liraglutide

Details About Generic Salt ::  Liraglutide 

Main Medicine Class:: #N/A   Sub Medicine Class ::  #N/A

8D. INSULIN & ANTI-DIABETIC DRUGS in 8. ENDOCRINE/STEROID HORMONES & METABOLIC SYSTEM
LIRAGLUTIDE
GLP-1 RECEPTOR AGONIST | ANTI-DIABETIC
PK: D: Vd: 13L E: Urine(6%), Feces(5%)

Indications & Dose: TYPE 2 DIABETES MELLITUS SC Adult 0.6mg OD for 1wk, increase to 1.2mg OD to max 1.8mg OD

Contra: History of medullary thyroid carcinoma, multiple endocrine neoplasia syndrome type 2

Precautions: Patients with history of pancreatitis, Cholelithiasis and/or alcohol abuse, Hepatic or renal impairment, Not for use in Type 1 DM, Dose-dependant GI-related reactions

ADR: Serious: Erythema, Hyperbilirubinemia, Hypertension, Hypoglycemia, influenza, nasopharyngitis, pancreatitis, papillary thyroid carcinoma, rashes, sinusitis, thyroid C-cell hyperplasia, URTI, Others: Back pain, constipation, diarrhea, dizziness, headache, nausea, vomiting

DDI: Serious Thiazides

Monitor: Hb A1c, Plasma glucose

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