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Diabetes Medications May Cause Ketoacidosis

Posted by Frank Spector | Jul 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Invokana, Invokamet, Jardiance, Xigduo XR, Farxiga, and Glyxambi are medications given for type 2 diabetes to lower blood sugar levels.  The medications keep less sugar from going into the blood by getting rid of the sugar through urine.

These medications may cause a dangerous condition called ketoacidosis.  Ketoacidosis occurs when the body produces excessive amounts of acid in the blood.  Ketoacidosis is also known as acidosis or diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA). Ketoacidosis can lead to diabetic coma and other serious medical conditions, and even death. These medications also have been associated with kidney problems, including kidney failure.

If you have taken Invokana or one of these other medications and have been diagnosed with ketoacidosis, renal failure, heart attack or stroke while on the medication, call the diabetes lawyer at Frank Spector Law, toll free, at 1-800-299-HURT, also 1-800-299-4878.

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