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 Could Januvia suppress my appetite?
- Q How soon after taking Januvia will my symptoms improve?
- Q How does Januvia interact with other medications or foods?
- Q What happens if I miss a dose of Januvia?
- Q Is taking januvia with lantus safe?
- Q What are the side effects of Januvia?