Onglyza Q & A

What Is Onglyza?

Onglyza is a medication used to help control high blood sugar in people with Type 2 diabetes who do not suffer from diabetic ketoacidosis.

Who Manufactures Onglyza?

Onglyza is manufactured by AstraZeneca.

Is Onglyza Approved By The U.S. Food And Drug Administration?

Yes: Onglyza was approved by the FDA in 2009.

How Does Onglyza Work?

Onglyza belongs to a class of drugs known as DPP-4 inhibitors, which help the pancreas secrete more insulin and stop the liver from making excess sugar.

What Complications Are Associated With Onglyza?

Onglyza can cause an array of side effects, the most serious of which include:

  • Heart complications, including heart failure
  • Pancreatic cancer
  • Pancreatitis
  • Thyroid cancer
  • Bladder cancer

Why Are Consumers Filing Lawsuits?

Lawsuits are being filed against the manufacturer of Onglyza because of the serious complications the medication can cause and the lack of proper warnings.

Help Is Here. Call Today.

If you or a loved one has taken Onglyza and suffered heart failure, or if a loved one took Onglyza and passed away, you may have a case for compensation against AstraZeneca. At Reich & Binstock, we are here to help. Contact our lawyers for a free and confidential case evaluation. Call 713-352-7883 or 877-643-3099 toll free or complete the contact form on this website.