National Centre for Pharmacoeconomics

National Centre for

NCPE Ireland

Add-on combination therapy

In combination with other glucose-lowering medicinal products including insulin, when these, together with diet and exercise, do not provide adequate glycaemic control.


When diet and exercise alone do not provide adequate glycaemic control in patients for whom use of metformin is considered inappropriate due to intolerance.

Rapid Review

Commenced Completed Outcome
22/05/2014 12/06/2014 Full Pharmacoeconomic Evaluation Not Recommended