insulin glargine / lixisenatide
Suliqua is a medicine that is used together with metformin (another diabetes medicine), with or without SGLT-2 inhibitors (other diabetes medicines), for the treatment of adults with type 2 diabetes. It is used with appropriate diet and exercise to improve control of blood glucose (sugar) when the diabetes is not satisfactorily controlled.
The active substances in Suliqua are insulin glargine and lixisenatide.
Suliqua : EPAR - Medicine overview (PDF/145.65 KB)
First published: 30/03/2017
Last updated: 24/03/2020
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Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
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05/11/2020 Suliqua - EMEA/H/C/004243 - N/0020
- Annex I - Summary of product characteristics
- Annex IIA - Manufacturing-authorisation holder responsible for batch release
- Annex IIB - Conditions of the marketing authorisation
- Annex IIIA - Labelling
- Annex IIIB - Package leaflet
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Drugs used in diabetes
Suliqua is indicated in combination with metformin for the treatment of adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus to improve glycaemic control when this has not been provided by metformin alone or metformin combined with another oral glucose lowering medicinal product or with basal insulin.