DPP4i treatment made simple.

TRAJENTA® (linagliptin) belongs to the class of oral anti-diabetic medications called DPP4 inhibitors (DPP4i).

DPP4i prolong the action of incretins (GLP-1 and GIP), and by working in a glucose dependent way they:1,2

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Increase glucose dependent insulin secretion leading to increased glucose utilization by muscle and adipose tissue.
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Increase glucose dependent glucagon suppression leading to decreased hepatic glucose release improving overall glucose control.
GLP-1: glucagon-like peptide-1; GIP: glucose-dependent insulinotropic polypeptide.

Thanks to this mode of action, DPP4i are generally associated with:3

TRAJENTA® is different from most of the other DPP4i because it is the only DPP4i primarily excreted via a non-renal route. That makes TRAJENTA® simple to use:4