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Drug info for liraglutide/Dulaglutide

Prototype

Liragl­utide
Dulagl­utide

Action

Increase Insulin release
Decrease glucagon release
Slow gastric emptying

Indication

Used in patients with Type 2 Diabetes

Contra­ind­ication

Do not give to patient with family history of thyroid cancer
 

BLACK BOX WARNING

Thyroid Cancer

Adverse Effects

Pancre­atitis
Thyroid Tumors

Nursing Interv­entions

Admin route: Sub Q
Can be given either daily or weekly
If given daily only administer with food
Monitor A1C Amlyase & Lipase

Normal Lab Values

A1C
Goal: <6.5
Amylase
23-85
Lipase
0-160
 

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