Drug Alerts & Adverse Event Reporting

Drug Alert

Xultophy 100/3.6

Xultophy 100/3.6 is a combination insulin indicated for adults with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus. It is associated with an increased risk of acute pancreatitis and a potential risk of medullary thyroid carcinoma. Clinicians should refer to the Xultophy 100/3.6 REMS(51 KB PDF) when prescribing this medication (link).

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Adverse Event Reporting

Using RxEvent, U.S. physicians and other health care providers can easily and effectively report adverse drug events. This service is a collaboration of medical professional insurance carriers and governmental experts.

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ADVERSE DRUG EVENTS REPORTING

U.S. health care professionals may report adverse events on U.S.-distributed drugs only.