Empagliflozin/Metformin hydrochloride

Green-G

Brand Name(s):Synjardy

Indication:Diabetes mellitus- Type 2

Rationale:

Considered:Sep-15

Review Date:Feb-24

Comments:
Drug Safety Update
SGLT2 inhibitors: reports of Fournier’s gangrene (necrotising fasciitis of the genitalia or perineum)
Feb 2019
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NICE NG28 Update Type 2 diabetes in adults: management
May 2017
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Drug Safety Update
Risk of diabetic ketoacidosis
April 2016
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NICE guidelines (NG28)
Diabetes in adults:management
Document available at:https://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/ng28/resources/type-2-diabetes-in-adults-management-1837338615493
Dec 2015