ADLYXINE

Found in: Canada

Active ingredients

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Active Ingredient
Description
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Lixisenatide is a selective GLP-1 receptor agonist. The GLP-1 receptor is the target for native GLP-1, an endogenous incretin hormone that potentiates glucose-dependent insulin secretion from the pancreatic beta cells.

Medicine classification

ATC Code
Title
Class
Lixisenatide
A Alimentary tract and metabolism → A10 Drugs used in diabetes → A10B Blood glucose lowering drugs, excl. insulins → A10BJ Glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) analogues

Identifiers

Authority
Identifier(s)
Health Products and Food Branch (CA)
Identifier(s): 02464276, 02464284