Janumet XR is a prescription medication that is used to control blood sugar levels in patients with type 2 diabetes. Janumet XR is a combination medication that contains sitagliptin and metformin. This medication works by decreasing the amount of glucose that is produced by your liver and regulating the level of insulin that your body produces. Janumet XR should be taken as part of a diabetes program which can also include diet and exercise.
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 Janumet XR:
If you have any of the following Janumet XR side effects, seek medical help:
What should I do if I miss a dose of Janumet XR?
If you miss a dose of Janumet XR, you should take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip your missed dose.
What are the medications that makeup Janumet XR?
Janumet XR contains sitagliptin and metformin.