Tradjenta is a diabetes medication that contains linagliptin and is used to control your blood sugar levels. Tradjenta is a type 2 diabetes medication and should not be used to treat type 1 diabetes. Tradjenta works by regulating the levels of insulin that is produced by your body after you eat. Tradjenta should be taken as part of a treatment plan which may also include exercise or diet.
Always read the medication information and instructions before using this medication.
Always follow your doctor’s directions.
Make sure to tell your doctor:
Other information you should also know:
Common side effects of Tradjenta:
If you have any of the following linagliptin side effects, seek medical help:
What should I do if I miss a dose of Tradjenta?
If you miss a dose of Tradjenta, you should take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip your missed dose.
Why is Tradjenta prescribed?
Tradjenta is taken to control blood sugar levels in people with type 2 diabetes.