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Is there a generic version of Tradjenta?

The generic name of Tradjenta is linagliptin, but there is no generic form available yet. The manufacturer of the drug, which helps control blood sugar, has exclusive rights to market it until May 2016, and a generic will not be available until those rights expire.

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