What is Xultophy® 100/3.6?
Xultophy® 100/3.6 is an injectable prescription medicine made up of 2 proven medicines in 1 pen to lower blood sugar for 24 hours along with diet and exercise in adults with type 2 diabetes.
It adds insulin when your body isn’t making enough to lower blood sugar throughout the day.
It contains a GLP-1 receptor agonist that helps your pancreas work to produce more insulin when your blood sugar levels are high.
In addition to diet and exercise, controlling your blood sugar may help you achieve your A1C goal. Xultophy® 100/3.6 can lower blood sugar for a full 24 hours, including after you eat, so you can stay in control all day long.
Low blood sugar is a common side effect of insulin and insulin-containing products like Xultophy® 100/3.6. In studies, up to 1.2% of people taking Xultophy® 100/3.6 reported episodes of very low blood sugar.
Here are some questions to ask your health care provider when you discuss Xultophy® 100/3.6.
What is my blood sugar (A1C) number, and what is my goal?
Is my current medicine doing enough to get me to my goals?
How would Xultophy® 100/3.6 fit into my schedule?
How should I be tracking my blood sugar numbers?
Get step-by-step instructions on how to use the Xultophy® 100/3.6 pen.