What Are The Uses Of Exenatide?
Exenatide is a glucagon-like peptide – 1 agonist used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus. It is given in addition to common hypoglycemic drugs.
What Are The Side Effects Of Exenatide?
Some common side effects that may be caused by the intake of exenatide are:
- Belching, nausea, vomiting, acid (or) sour stomach
- Heartburn, diarrhea, indigestion
Please consult a physician if the symptoms are persistent.
What Are The Contraindications Of Exenatide?
Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:
- Hypersensitivity towards the drug exenatide or any other allergies.
- Severe kidney problems
- Stomach disorders, diabetic ketoacidosis
- Pancreatitis (or) gallstones, alcoholism
- High cholesterol levels in blood