Saxagliptin/ Dapagliflozin

Green-G

Brand Name(s):Qtern

Indication:Diabetes Mellitus Type 2

Rationale:

Considered:Feb-17

Review Date:Jul-23

Comments:
Non-Formulary
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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
………………………… Update 2020 – Revised SPC: Qtern (saxagliptin hydrochloride, dapagliflozin propanediol monohydrate) 5mg/10mg film-coated tablets – -SPC now advises discontinuation of treatment if GFR falls persistently below 45mL/min and warns if a patient develops blisters and bullous pemphigoid is suspected, Qtern should be discontinued and patient referred to dermatologist