Trulicity (Dulaglutide)

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WHAT’S TRULICITY?
Trulicity is a GLP-1 receptor agonist for people with type 2 diabetes. It is not prescribed to people with type 1 diabetes Trulicity was approved for use in the United Kingdom in January 2015.

Trulicity is prescribed when diet and exercise have failed to bring blood glucose levels under control. It may also be prescribed instead of metformin, whenever metformin is unsuitable for you. Trulicity comes in dosages of 1. 5mg and 0. 75mg. get a coupon here

HOW DOES TRULICITY WORK?
For example other GLP-1 receptors agonists, Trulicity works by stimulating the very body’s natural production of insulin It also inhibits the release of glucagon and slows digestion.
Trulicity also can help weight loss.

Again, this is similar to other GLP-1 receptor agonists. Trulicity is prescribed primarily to people who need to lower their blood sugar levels; the weight loss is an added benefit.

HOW DO I TAKE ON TRULICITY?
Trulicity is taken in the form of injection These injections are taken once per week. Your doctor or healthcare professional will show you easy methods to inject Trulicity.

  • Don’t inject Trulicity unless you know how.
  • Trulicity is usually packaged as pre-filled syringes.

Each syringe is required to be used only once, for one injection. Do not re-use a Trulicity syringe over more than one week. Throw the syringe away once use, even if there is some left over.