For many adults with type 2 diabetes GET TO KNOW the strength of NESINA Individual results may vary.

Important Safety Information

NESINA (alogliptin) may not be right for everyone. NESINA can cause serious side effects.

Do not take NESINA if you are allergic to any of its ingredients.

Stop taking NESINA and contact your doctor or go to the nearest hospital emergency room right away if you experience swelling of your face, lips, throat, or other areas on your skin, difficulty swallowing or breathing, raised red areas on your skin (hives), skin rash, itching, flaking, or peeling, as these may be symptoms of a serious allergic reaction.

Inflammation of the pancreas (pancreatitis) can happen to people taking NESINA. NESINA may cause pancreatitis which may be severe. Tell your doctor if you have ever had pancreatitis, kidney problems, or liver problems. Stop taking NESINA and call your doctor right away if you have pain in your stomach area (abdomen) that is severe and will not go away. The pain may be felt going from your abdomen through to your back. The pain may happen with or without vomiting. These may be symptoms of pancreatitis.

Before taking NESINA, tell your doctor if you have ever had heart failure or have problems with your kidneys. Contact your doctor right away if you have any of the following symptoms: increasing shortness of breath or trouble breathing especially when lying down, an unusually fast increase in weight, or swelling of feet, ankles, or legs. These may be symptoms of heart failure.

NESINA may cause liver problems. Call your doctor right away if you experience nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, unusual or unexplained tiredness, loss of appetite, dark urine, or yellowing of your skin or eyes.

If you take NESINA with another medicine that can cause low blood sugar, such as a sulfonylurea or insulin, your risk of getting low blood sugar is higher. The dose of your sulfonylurea medicine or insulin may need to be lowered while you take NESINA. If you have symptoms of low blood sugar, you should check your blood sugar and treat if low, and then call your doctor. Signs and symptoms of low blood sugar include shaking or feeling jittery, sweating, fast heartbeat, change in vision, hunger, headache, change in mood, confusion, or dizziness.

Some people who take medicines called DPP-4 inhibitors like NESINA may develop joint pain that can be severe. Call your doctor if you have severe joint pain.

Before taking NESINA, you should tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, breastfeeding, or planning to breastfeed. It is not known if NESINA can harm an unborn baby, or if it passes into breast milk.

The most common side effects of NESINA were stuffy or runny nose and sore throat (4.8%), cold-like symptoms (upper respiratory tract infection; 4.5%), and headache (4.3%).

Tell your doctor about all the medicines, vitamins, and supplements you take.

Talk to your doctor or healthcare professional. Please see full Prescribing Information, including Medication Guide for NESINA.

Indication for NESINA

NESINA is a prescription medicine used along with diet and exercise to improve blood sugar (glucose) control in adults with type 2 diabetes. NESINA is not for people with type 1 diabetes or diabetic ketoacidosis (increased ketones in blood or urine).

You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

Indication for NESINA (alogliptin)
25 mg Tablets

NESINA is a prescription medicine used along with diet and exercise to improve blood sugar (glucose) control in adults with type 2 diabetes. NESINA is not for people with type 1 diabetes or diabetic ketoacidosis (increased ketones in blood or urine).

*Eligibility Restrictions Apply: This offer cannot be used if you are a beneficiary of, or any part of your prescription is covered by: (1) any federal or state healthcare program (Medicare, Medicaid, TRICARE, etc) including a state pharmaceutical assistance program, (2) the Medicare Prescription Drug Program (Part D), or if you are currently in the coverage gap, or (3) insurance that is paying the entire cost of the prescription. Save up to $100 on NESINA and up to $10 on metformin each month when your prescriptions are filled at the same time. Depending on insurance coverage, savings and co-pay may vary.

Important Safety Information

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Important Safety Information

NESINA (alogliptin) may not be right for everyone. NESINA can cause serious side effects.

Do not take NESINA if you are allergic to any of its ingredients.

Stop taking NESINA and contact your doctor or go to the nearest hospital emergency room right away if you experience swelling of your face, lips, throat, or other areas on your skin, difficulty swallowing or breathing, raised red areas on your skin (hives), skin rash, itching, flaking, or peeling, as these may be symptoms of a serious allergic reaction.

Inflammation of the pancreas (pancreatitis) can happen to people taking NESINA. NESINA may cause pancreatitis which may be severe. Tell your doctor if you have ever had pancreatitis, kidney problems, or liver problems. Stop taking NESINA and call your doctor right away if you have pain in your stomach area (abdomen) that is severe and will not go away. The pain may be felt going from your abdomen through to your back. The pain may happen with or without vomiting. These may be symptoms of pancreatitis.

Before taking NESINA, tell your doctor if you have ever had heart failure or have problems with your kidneys. Contact your doctor right away if you have any of the following symptoms: increasing shortness of breath or trouble breathing especially when lying down, an unusually fast increase in weight, or swelling of feet, ankles, or legs. These may be symptoms of heart failure.

NESINA may cause liver problems. Call your doctor right away if you experience nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, unusual or unexplained tiredness, loss of appetite, dark urine, or yellowing of your skin or eyes.

If you take NESINA with another medicine that can cause low blood sugar, such as a sulfonylurea or insulin, your risk of getting low blood sugar is higher. The dose of your sulfonylurea medicine or insulin may need to be lowered while you take NESINA. If you have symptoms of low blood sugar, you should check your blood sugar and treat if low, and then call your doctor. Signs and symptoms of low blood sugar include shaking or feeling jittery, sweating, fast heartbeat, change in vision, hunger, headache, change in mood, confusion, or dizziness.

Some people who take medicines called DPP-4 inhibitors like NESINA may develop joint pain that can be severe. Call your doctor if you have severe joint pain.

Before taking NESINA, you should tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, breastfeeding, or planning to breastfeed. It is not known if NESINA can harm an unborn baby, or if it passes into breast milk.

The most common side effects of NESINA were stuffy or runny nose and sore throat (4.8%), cold-like symptoms (upper respiratory tract infection; 4.5%), and headache (4.3%).

Tell your doctor about all the medicines, vitamins, and supplements you take.

Talk to your doctor or healthcare professional. Please see full Prescribing Information, including Medication Guide for NESINA.

Indication for NESINA

NESINA is a prescription medicine used along with diet and exercise to improve blood sugar (glucose) control in adults with type 2 diabetes. NESINA is not for people with type 1 diabetes or diabetic ketoacidosis (increased ketones in blood or urine).

You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

Indication for NESINA (alogliptin)
25 mg Tablets

NESINA is a prescription medicine used along with diet and exercise to improve blood sugar (glucose) control in adults with type 2 diabetes. NESINA is not for people with type 1 diabetes or diabetic ketoacidosis (increased ketones in blood or urine).

*Eligibility Restrictions Apply: This offer cannot be used if you are a beneficiary of, or any part of your prescription is covered by: (1) any federal or state healthcare program (Medicare, Medicaid, TRICARE, etc) including a state pharmaceutical assistance program, (2) the Medicare Prescription Drug Program (Part D), or if you are currently in the coverage gap, or (3) insurance that is paying the entire cost of the prescription. Save up to $100 on NESINA and up to $10 on metformin each month when your prescriptions are filled at the same time. Depending on insurance coverage, savings and co-pay may vary.

NESINA Is Now Available as a Generic

With the same medicine and formulation as brand name NESINA, this is the only DPP-4i medicine available in generic form.

Save on your prescription—
ask your doctor or pharmacist if the generic form of NESINA is appropriate for you.