This is a summary of the European public assessment report (EPAR) for Vipidia. It explains how the Agency assessed the medicine to recommend its authorisation in the EU and its conditions of use. It is not intended to provide practical advice on how to use Vipidia.
For practical information about using Vipidia, patients should read the package leaflet or contact their doctor or pharmacist.
Vipidia : EPAR - Summary for the public (PDF/74.98 KB)
First published: 15/10/2013
Last updated: 15/10/2013
Vipidia : EPAR - Risk-management-plan summary (PDF/89.76 KB)
First published: 22/12/2022
Last updated: 21/07/2023
|Agency product number||
|International non-proprietary name (INN) or common name||
|Therapeutic area (MeSH)||
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
|Anatomical therapeutic chemical (ATC) code||
Takeda Pharma A/S
|Date of issue of marketing authorisation valid throughout the European Union||
25/05/2023 Vipidia - EMEA/H/C/002182 - II/0035
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Product information documents contain:
- summary of product characteristics (annex I);
- manufacturing authorisation holder responsible for batch release (annex IIA);
- conditions of the marketing authorisation (annex IIB);
- labelling (annex IIIA);
- package leaflet (annex IIIB).
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Vipidia is indicated in adults aged 18 years and older with type 2 diabetes mellitus to improve glycaemic control in combination with other glucose lowering medicinal products including insulin, when these, together with diet and exercise, do not provide adequate glycaemic control (see sections 4.4, 4.5 and 5.1 for available data on different combinations).