Empagliflozin

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Scientific Name: Empagliflozin
Brand Name: Glyxambi, Jardiance, Synjardy, Trijardy
Company Owner: Not Available
Mechanism Of Action The vast majority of glucose filtered through the glomerulus is reabsorbed within the proximal tubule, primarily via SGLT2 (sodium-glucose linked co-transporter-2) which is responsible for ~90% of the total glucose reabsorption within the kidneys. Na
Description of the Drug: Empagliflozin is an SGLT2 inhibitor used to manage type 2 diabetes mellitus.
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Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB09038