Invokana (canagliflozin) is a diabetes medication used to help control your blood sugar levels in adults with type 2 diabetes. Invokana can also be used to reduce the risk of cardiovascular events such as heart attack or stroke in adults with type 2 diabetes and an established cardiovascular disease. Additionally it may also be prescribed for adults with type 2 diabetes and diabetic kidney disease to reduce the risk of end stage kidney disease, worsening of kidney function, cardiovascular death and hospitalization for heart failure.
Invokana is used to help control blood sugar levels in people with type 2 diabetes which is a condition where blood sugar is too high because the body does not produce or use insulin normally. This diabetes medication works by helping your kidneys to remove glucose from your blood stream. Canagliflozin should be used along with a proper diet and exercise program to improve blood sugar levels.
Always read the patient information and instructions carefully before using this medication.
Make sure to tell your doctor and pharmacist:
Also be aware that:
Common Invokana side effects may include but are not limited to:
Contact your doctor if you experience any of the following canagliflozin side effects:
Q: How much does Invokana cost?
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Q: What should I do if I miss a dose of Invokana?
A: If you miss your Invokana dose, take the medication as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose then just skip your missed dose. Do not take two doses at the same time to make up for a missed dose.