What Are The Uses Of Canagliflozin?
Canagliflozin is used in the treatment of following conditions:
- Type 2 diabetes. (control high blood sugar and to prevent complications arising due to diabetes)
What Are The Side Effects Of Canagliflozin?
The common side effects of canagliflozin are:
- Light headedness
- Frequent urination
- Unusual dry mouth
Some severe ( but rare) side effects are:
- Signs of kidney problems
- Bladder infections
- High potassium levels in blood
Please consult a physician if the symptoms are persistent.
What Are The Contraindications Of Canagliflozin?
Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:
- Hyper sensitivity towards the drug canagliflozin or any other allergies.
- Kidney disease
- Low blood pressure
- Heart failure
- Yeast infections in vagina
- Mineral imbalance