Diabetes Drugs  

Diabetes Information Guide

Our aim is to be a definitive source for people seeking, information, help, advice, and real treatment options for Diabetes, as approved by the CDC, FDA of America and the UK department of Health.

     


  Actos Diabetes Drug  

    ACTOS as approved by the FDA of America.

    FDA & CDC Approved Medications

     

    Actos (Pioglitazone)

    Synonyms: Dibizone, Piolgem, Piosys, Actost, Pioglitazona

     

    Actos (Pioglitazone) is used to treat type 2 diabetes by reducing the resistance your body has to insulin. It is used either alone or in combination with other anti-diabetes medicines, including metformin or insulin, as part of a diet and exercise program.

     

     
  Amaryl Diabetes Drug  

    AMARYL as approved by the FDA of America.

    FDA & CDC Approved Medications

     

    Amaryl (Glimepiride)

    Synonyms: Glinda, Glymuran, Endial, Glimepirida

     

      

    Amaryl (Glimepiride) is a sulfonylurea used to treat diabetes mellitus (sugar diabetes).

     

     
  Avandia Diabetes Drug  

    AVANDIA as approved by the FDA of America.

    FDA & CDC Approved Medications

     

    Avandia (Rosiglitazone)

    Synonyms: Rezult, Rosicon, Rosiglizole

     

     

    Avandia (Rosiglitazone) is used to treat type 2 diabetes by reducing the resistance your body has to insulin. It is used either alone or in combination with other anti-diabetes medicines, including metformin or insulin, as part of a diet and exercise program.

     

     
  DDavp Diabetes Drug  

    DDAVP as approved by the FDA of America.

    FDA & CDC Approved Medications

     

    DDAVP (Desmopressin)

    Synonyms: Discontineud, Minirin Spray, Desmopresina

     

    DDAVP (Desmopressin) is an antidiuretic hormone used to treat the symptoms of diabetes insipidus, which include increased thirst and urination. It may also be used to treat bedwetting and other conditions as determined by your doctor.

     

     
  Glucophage Diabetes Drug  

    GLUCOPHAGE as approved by the FDA of America.

    FDA & CDC Approved Medications

     

    Glucophage (Metformin)

    Synonyms: Glyformin, Maxfor, Metamin, Metfri, Fortamet, Glycon, Riomet

     

    Glucophage (Metformin) is used to treat a type of diabetes mellitus (sugar diabetes) called type 2 diabetes. With this type of diabetes, insulin produced by the pancreas is not able to get sugar into the cells of the body where it can work properly.

     

     
  Glucotrol Diabetes Drug  

    GLUCOTROL as approved by the FDA of America.

    FDA & CDC Approved Medications

     

    Glucotrol (Glipizide SR)

    Synonyms: Glnase, Glynase, Glynase Xl, Glytop, Glytop Sr

     

    Glucotrol (Glipizide SR) is an anti-diabetic medicine (sulfonylurea-type) used along with a proper diet and exercise program to control high blood sugar. It is used in patients with type 2 diabetes (non-insulin-dependent diabetes). It works by stimulating the release of your body's natural insulin. Effectively controlling blood sugar helps prevent heart disease, strokes, kidney disease, blindness, and circulation problems, as well as sexual function problems (impotence).

     

     
  Januvia Diabetes Drug  

    JANUVIA as approved by the FDA of America.

    FDA & CDC Approved Medications

     

    Januvia (Sitagliptin)

    Synonyms: Sitagliptan, Xelevia

    Januvia (Sitagliptin) is an oral diabetes medicine that helps control blood sugar levels. It works by regulating the levels of insulin your body produces after eating.
    Januvia (Sitagliptin) is for people with type 2 diabetes (non-insulin-dependent) diabetes. Sitagliptin is sometimes used in combination with other diabetes medications, but is not for treating type 1 diabetes.

     
  Prandin Diabetes Drug  

    PRANDIN as approved by the FDA of America.

    FDA & CDC Approved Medications

     

    Prandin (Repaglinide)

    Synonyms: Eudepa, Novonorm, Repaglinida

     

     

    Prandin (Repaglinide) is used to treat type 2 (non-insulin dependent) diabetes, either alone or in combination with other anti-diabetes medicines, as part of a diet and exercise program.

     

     
  Precose Diabetes Drug  

    PRECOSE as approved by the FDA of America.

    FDA & CDC Approved Medications

     

    Precose (Acarbose)

    Synonyms: Glucobay, Rebose

     

     

     

    Precose (Acarbose) is a glucosidase inhibitor used to treat diabetes.

     

     
  Starlix Diabetes Drug  

    STARLIX as approved by the FDA of America.

    FDA & CDC Approved Medications

     

    Starlix (Nateglinide)

    Synonyms: Fastic, SDZ-DJN 608, Starsis

     

    Starlix is an oral diabetes medicine that helps control blood sugar levels. This medication helps your body respond better to insulin produced by your pancreas