Anyone who wishes to purchase Januvia needs to be sure that they take the medication as directed by their doctor. Doses are often adjusted but this is not something that the patient should do themselves. It is a medication which is safe to take both with and without food. Patients may need to undergo regular blood tests. The doctor will advise if there is anything that should be avoided while on this medication.
Patients need to be aware of the symptoms of low blood sugar so that they can better manage their condition as well as the symptoms of high blood sugar. Taking this medication is only part of the diabetes management system and patients will also need to manage their weight and do regular exercise.
Januvia is a drug that will need to be stored at room temperature and kept safe from heat, light and moisture. If the drug needs to be thrown away it should be taken to a pharmacy and not disposed of through household waste.
Januvia Side effects
A severe allergic reaction to Januvia is possible. If symptoms such as a fever, sore throat, swelling of the face or skin pain occur then medical attention will be needed immediately. Other severe side effects may include problems urinating, weight gain or swelling and skin reactions. Medical attention may be needed for these symptoms.
There are a number of milder side effects which could include nausea, pains in the stomach, constipation or diarrhea, headaches, runny nose or muscle pain. These can often be managed easily. If there are any symptoms which begin to cause a problem then it is a good idea to consult a doctor as soon as possible.