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on Januvia What other meds are eazier on the stomach?

I have swellen arm pits lateley. I just was told that I have Diabetes and am on Januvia. Also have a lot of pain in my stomach
since I start taking the meds. What other meds are eazier on the stomach.
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replied March 18th, 2012
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Januvia (Sitagliptin) has major side effects including stomach upset, diarrhea, abdominal cramps, and elevated liver enzymes.

In case, your issues are very severe, you may consult with your doctor, who can prescribe you alternative medications like metformin, pioglitazone, glimipiride which may be effective in your case.

I hope this helps.
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