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Therapeutic Indications

Canagliflozin is indicated for:

Diabetes mellitus type 2

Irrespective of gender only Adults (18 years old or older)

Canagliflozin is indicated for the treatment of adults with insufficiently controlled type 2 diabetes mellitus as an adjunct to diet and exercise:

  • as monotherapy when metformin is considered inappropriate due to intolerance or contraindications
  • in addition to other medicinal products for the treatment of diabetes.

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Oral - 100-300 mg once daily


Active ingredient Canagliflozin is contraindicated in the following cases: