Invokana

Invokana

Invokana is a prescription medication that may be prescribed to people with type 2 diabetes in combination with diet and exercise to help control high blood sugar. The active ingredient and generic name of this brand name drug is canagliflozin. It is the first in the...
Precose

Precose

Precose is a brand name anti-diabetic medication manufactured by Bayer Pharmaceuticals. It is primarily used as a treatment for type 2 diabetes and is combined with a proper diet and exercise program to control high blood sugar. It may be prescribed alone or with...
Januvia

Januvia

Januvia is a prescription diabetes medication that is a brand name form of a generic drug called sitagliptin. This medication is used as a part of a complete program that includes a healthy diet and regular exercise in order to keep blood sugar levels under control....
Metformin

Metformin

Metformin is a generic diabetes treatment medication that is also sold under the brand names of Glucophage, Glucophage XR, Fortamet, Glumetza, Riomet, and others. It is a drug that is taken orally, and it works to help to keep the levels of blood sugar under control....
Some Diabetes Drugs Could Help with Weight Loss

Some Diabetes Drugs Could Help with Weight Loss

Are diabetes drugs the secret to weight loss? A new study is showing that two drugs that have been approved for the treatment of type 2 diabetes could also help overweight individuals – regardless of whether or not they have diabetes – to lose weight. What Diabetes...