There is no approved generic version of Januvia. The active ingredient in Januvia is sitagliptin phosphate (or sitagliptin), which is sometimes referred to as Januvia’s generic name, but it is not the same as a generic version. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Januvia, which is produced by Merck & Co., Inc., on October 16, 2006. There is no therapeutic equivalent.
- Q How does Januvia interact with other medications or foods?
- Q Is rhabdomyolysis a side effect of Januvia?
- Q Who should take Januvia?
- Q What happens if I miss a dose of Januvia?
- Q What are the side effects of Januvia?
- Q Are headaches a side effect of using Januvia with Glucotrol XL?