Diabetes Drugs

The following are some of the diabetes drugs available in the U.S.:

Acarbose 

Albiglutide (Tanzeum)

Alogliptin (Nesina)

Alogliptin-metformin (Kazano)

Alogliptin-pioglitazone (Oseni)

Bromocriptine mesylate (Cycloset, Parlodel)

Canaglifozin (Invokana)

Canagliflozin-metformin (Invokamet)

Dapagliflozin (Farxiga)

Dapagliflozin-metformin (Xigduo XR)

Dulaglutide (Trulicity)

Empagliflozin (Jardiance)

Empagliflozin-linagliptin (Glyxambi)

Empagliflozin-metformin (Synjardy)

Ertugliflozin (Steglatro)

Ertugliflozin-metformin (Segluromet)

Ertugliflozin-sitagliptin (Steglujan)

Exenatide (Byetta)

Exenatide ER (Bydureon)

Glimepiride (Amaryl)

Glipizide (Glucotrol)

Glipizide-metformin (Metaglip)

Glyburide (DiaBeta, Glynase)

Glyburide-metformin (Glucovance)

Insulin aspart (Fiasp, NovoLog)

Insulin degludec (Tresiba)

Insulin glargine (Basaglar, Lantus, Toujeo)

Insulin inhaled (Afrezza)

Insulin Isophane (Humulin N, Novolin N)

Insulin Isophane/regular insulin (Humulin 70/30, Novolin 70/30)

Insulin lispro (Humalog)

Linagliptin (Tradjenta)

Lixisenatide (Adlyxin)

Liraglutide (Victoza)

Metformin (Glucophage)

Miglitol (Glyset)

Nateglinide (Starlix)

Pioglitazone (Actos)

Pioglitazone-metformin (ACTOplus met)

Pramlintide (Symlin)

Repaglinide (Prandin)

Repaglinide (PrandiMet)

Rosiglitazone (Avandia)

Rosiglitazone-glimepiride (Avandaryl)

Rosiglitazone-metformin (Avandamet)

Saxagliptin (Onglyza)

Semaglutide (Ozempic)

Sitagliptin (Januvia)

Sitagliptin-metformin (Janumet, Jentadueto)

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WebMD Medical Reference Reviewed by Jennifer Robinson, MD on January 21, 2020
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