Jardiance (Empagliflozin)(℞) Prescription Required
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Jardiance Cost & Medication Description
Jardiance (Empagliflozin) is a prescription drug that is given to patients with Type 2 diabetes to help control high blood sugar levels. It helps the body remove excess glucose through urine. Along with a healthy diet and exercise, it is an effective form of treatment. Controlling high levels of blood sugar, Jardiance (Empagliflozin) helps patients to prevent kidney damage, blindness, loss of limbs, sexual function problems and nerve problems. This medication also helps lower the risk of death from stroke and heart attack in patients with Type 2 diabetes and heart disease.
Jardiance (Empagliflozin) is available for purchase through our online pharmacy for both 5mg and 10mg doses. A prescription is required when you buy Jardiance from Canada. We offer the same quality for less than pharmacies in the United States and manufactured by Boehringer Ingelheim. The active ingredient is empaglifozin and there currently is no Jardiance generic medication available on the market. We also offer a Jardiance (Empagliflozin) coupon that may be used one time only to keep the Jardiance cost low with an additional $10 savings.
Explore more about Jardiance (Empagliflozin), here: Dosage, Side Effects, Warnings and Precautions, and Interactions.
As in the case with all prescription drugs, take Jardiance (Empagliflozin) as directed by your physician. The dosage of this medication is determined by your doctor as the necessary treatment for your condition. In most cases, Jardiance (Empagliflozin) is orally taken once a day with or without food at any time.
Tablets are prescribed as follows: Jardiance (Empagliflozin) 10mg and Jardiance (Empagliflozin) 25mg. Do not cut or divide tablets and instead swallow them whole. It is common for doctors to direct a patient to start Jardiance (Empagliflozin) by taking one 10mg tablet a day before increasing the dose to one 25 mg tablet a day.
If you are experiencing or suspect a drug overdose, contact an emergency health care provider or local poison control center.
Do not take two doses of Jardiance (Empagliflozin) at once. If you miss a dose and it is 12 or more hours until your next tablet, then take the missed one as soon as you remember and your next dose as scheduled. If it is less than 12 hours until it is time to take your next dose, skip the dose you missed.
Side Effects of Jardiance
Jardiance (Empagliflozin) can cause blood test results to read abnormal. While taking Jardiance (Empagliflozin), your physician will determine when and what type of blood test to take. Doctors commonly test kidney function, amount of red blood cells in your blood and blood fat levels.
Contact your doctor if any of the common side effects are severe while taking Jardiance (Empagliflozin):
- Straining to urinate or it is painful to empty the bladder
- Unusual thirst
- Increase in the frequency and amount of urination
Warnings and Precautions
Patients with Type 2 diabetes mellitus and normal to high levels of blood sugar experience a higher risk of diabetic ketoacidosis while taking Jardiance (Empagliflozin) and other sodium-glucose co-transporter 2 inhibitors. Diabetic ketoacidosis is a serious condition that is life-threatening and requires immediate hospitalization. In some cases, this condition has led to death. Do not take Jardiance (Empagliflozin) if you have a history of diabetic ketoacidosis or Type 1 diabetes.
Even if your blood sugar levels are normal, see a medical health professional at once, if you experience the following symptoms while taking Jardiance (Empagliflozin):
- Difficulty breathing
- Nausea or vomiting
- Loss of appetite
- Stomach pain
- Increased thirstiness
- Unusual tiredness
- Breath has a sweet smell
- Metallic or sweet taste in the mouth
- Unusual odor to sweat or urine
Interactions with this medication
Tell your medical health professional if you are taking medications. Make a list of your herbal or vitamin supplements and prescription and over-the-counter drugs to share with your doctor or pharmacist prior to taking Jardiance (Empagliflozin) to avoid interactions with this medication. Diabetes medications (sulfonylurea and insulin) may interact with Jardiance (Empagliflozin) by further lowering your blood sugar to dangerously low levels.
The above information is an educational aid only. It is not intended as medical advice for individual conditions or treatments. Talk to your doctor, nurse or pharmacist before following any medical regimen to see if it is safe and effective for you.