|Farxiga (Dapagliflozin) - also known as Forxiga Internationally|
Farxiga (dapagliflozin) is a diabetes medication used to manage blood sugar levels. Farxiga works by aiding the kidneys in removing glucose from the bloodstream. Farxiga is used to treat type 2 diabetes, not type 1 diabetes.
Refer to the medical instructions of Farxiga before taking.
Follow your doctor’s directions
Be sure to tell your doctor if you have a history of:
Also inform your doctor if you:
Common side effects of Farxiga
Seek medical attention if you have the following side effects:
What is Farxiga used for?
Farxiga (dapagliflozin) is an oral diabetes medication used for controlling blood sugar levels.
How long does it take for Farxiga to work?
Farxiga (dapagliflozin) starts working after the first dose. Farxiga takes up to a week to take full effect.
What should I do if I miss a dose?
Skip the missed dose if it is almost time for the next dose. Otherwise, take Farxiga as soon as you can. Make sure you do not take two doses at one time.