Forxiga (Dapagliflozin Propanediol Monohydrate)

TypeDrug NameDosage 
Forxiga5 mg
Forxiga10 mg

Generic Equivalent of Forxiga

No generic equivalents of Forxiga found.

Forxiga Information

Forxiga (Generic name: Dapagliflozin) is a new diabetes medication used to treat type 2 diabetes. Forxiga contains the active substance Dapagliflozin. It belongs to a class of medications called SGLT2 inhibitors; it works by removing excess sugar from your body via your urine. Forxiga is manufactured by Bristol-Myers Squibb (in partnership with AstraZeneca) in the UK. Forxiga is available in 5 mg and 10 mg tablet. Take Forxiga exactly as it was prescribed for you.

Forxiga Side Effects

The most common Forxiga side effects are back pain, diarrhea, hypoglycemia, low blood sugar levels, nausea, urinary tract infections, changes of amount of cholesterol or fats in your blood, sore throat, etc. If you are experiencing any severe side effects such as dehydration, genital infections, or serious allergic reaction (e.g., difficult breathing, hives, rash, swelling), please inform your doctor immediately.

Forxiga Precautions

Do not take Forxiga if you: • Are allergic to Dapagliflozin or any of other ingredients in this medication • Are pregnancy and breastfeeding • Have type 1 diabetes Before taking Forxiga, tell your doctor if you have had any medical history such as frequent genital infections, heart disease, high percentage of red blood cells in the blood (high haematocrit), urinary tract infections, if you are taking medicines for high blood pressure. Tell your doctor about all the prescription and over-the-counter (OTC) medications you use. They may interact with Forxiga drug. Especially: diuretic and other anti-diabetics medications. Consult with your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.

The content on this page has been supplied to bigmountaindrugs.com by an independent third party contracted to provide information for our website. BigMountainDrugs relies on these third parties to create and maintain this information and cannot guarantee the medical efficacy, accuracy or reliability of the information that has been provided to us. If you require any advice or information about the drugs on this page, a medical condition or treatment advice, you should always speak to a health professional. Please note that not all products, including any referenced on this page, are shipped by our affiliated Canadian Pharmacy. We affiliate with other dispensaries that ship products to our customers from the following jurisdictions: Canada, Singapore, New Zealand, Turkey, Mauritius, India, and the United Kingdom. The items in your order may be shipped from any of the above jurisdictions. The products are sourced from various countries as well as those listed above. Rest assured, we only affiliate with our authorized dispensaries that procure products through reliable sources.

Prescriptions Dispensed from Canada are Dispensed by: Candrug Pharmacy, ID#18985 604-543-8711. Pharmacy Manager: Sanaa Abdelati. This pharmacy is duly licensed in the province of British Columbia, Canada by the College of Pharmacists of BC. If you have any questions or concerns you can contact the college at: 200-1765 West 8th Ave Vancouver, BC V6J 5C6 Canada.
Copyright © 2009-2019 All rights reserved. Big Mountain Drugs ®