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Sitagliptin and Metformin Extended-Release

Dosing Information for Sitagliptin and Metformin Extended-Release

The dose of sitagliptin and metformin extended-release your healthcare provider recommends will vary, depending on a number of factors, including:
 
  • How well your blood sugar is controlled
  • Other medications you are taking
  • Other medical conditions you may have.
 
As is always the case, do not adjust your dosage unless your healthcare provider specifically tells you to do so.
   

Drug Interactions

Sitagliptin and metformin extended-release may react with several other medicines (see Drug Interactions With Sitagliptin and Metformin Extended-Release).
 

What If I Overdose on This Drug?

An overdose with sitagliptin and metformin extended-release can cause dangerously low blood sugar levels and other potentially serious symptoms. It is important to seek immediate medical attention if you or someone else may have taken too much of this or any other medication.
 
(Click Janumet XR Overdose for more information.)
 

Storage Information

This medication should be stored at room temperature, in a dry place, with the container tightly closed. Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children and pets.
 

What If I Miss a Dose of Sitagliptin and Metformin Extended-Release?

If you forget a dose, take it as soon as you remember, unless it is almost time for the next dose. In this case, simply skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose.
 
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Sitagliptin and Metformin Extended-Release Information

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