Glyxambi 10 mg/5 mg film-coated tablets *

  • Company:

    Boehringer Ingelheim Limited
  • Status:

    No Recent Update
  • Legal Category:

    Product subject to medical prescription which may be renewed (B)
  • Active Ingredient(s):

    This medicinal product is subject to additional monitoring.

    *Additional information is available within the SPC or upon request to the company

When a pharmaceutical company changes any document, a new version is published on medicines.ie. For each version, we show the dates it was published on medicines.ie and the reasons for change.

Updated on 09 September 2021

File name

Annex PIL text Rottendorf_1631206832.pdf

Reasons for updating

  • Change to Section 1 - what the product is
  • Change to section 2 - what you need to know - warnings and precautions
  • Change to section 2 - pregnancy, breast feeding and fertility
  • Change to section 3 - how to take/use
  • Change to section 4 - possible side effects
  • Change to section 4 - how to report a side effect
  • Change to section 6 - what the product contains
  • Change to section 6 - marketing authorisation holder
  • Change to section 6 - date of revision
  • Removal of Black Inverted Triangle

Updated on 09 September 2021

File name

G5-EU-SPC-8-med.ie_1631182928.pdf

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 2 - Qualitative and quantitative composition
  • Change to section 3 - Pharmaceutical form
  • Change to section 4.2 - Posology and method of administration
  • Change to section 4.4 - Special warnings and precautions for use
  • Change to section 4.5 - Interaction with other medicinal products and other forms of interaction
  • Change to section 4.6 - Pregnancy and lactation
  • Change to section 4.8 - Undesirable effects
  • Change to Section 4.8 – Undesirable effects - how to report a side effect
  • Change to section 4.9 - Overdose
  • Change to section 5.1 - Pharmacodynamic properties
  • Change to section 5.2 - Pharmacokinetic properties
  • Change to section 5.3 - Preclinical safety data
  • Change to section 6.1 - List of excipients
  • Change to section 8 - Marketing authorisation number(s)
  • Change to section 9 - Date of first authorisation/renewal of the authorisation
  • Change to section 10 - Date of revision of the text
  • Removal of Black Inverted Triangle

Legal category:Product subject to medical prescription which may be renewed (B)

Free text change information supplied by the pharmaceutical company

The main changes relate to the following sections of the SmPC:

-             Removal of Black triangle

-             Section 4.2: rewording of the statement when Glyxambi is used in combination with metformin; inclusion of a new section ‘Missed doses’ with existing text; editorial changes.

-             Section 4.4: sub-heading revised; text reordered; editorial changes

-             Section 4.6: deletion of the first paragraph; editorial changes

-             Section 4.8: update to introductory statement on adverse reactions; updated AE reporting information; editorial changes

-             Section 9: inclusion of ‘date of latest renewal’ statement and date

-             Section 10: update to date of revision of the text 

Editorial updates to sections 2, 3, 4.5, 4.8, 4.9, 5.1, 5.2, 5.3, 6.1, and 8.

Updated on 09 November 2020

File name

Annex PIL text Rottendorf_1604932640.pdf

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 6 - marketing authorisation holder
  • Change to section 6 - manufacturer
  • Change to section 6 - date of revision

Updated on 09 November 2020

File name

G5-ALL-SPC-7-med.ie_1604931307.pdf

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 7 - Marketing authorisation holder
  • Change to section 10 - Date of revision of the text

Legal category:Product subject to medical prescription which may be renewed (B)

Free text change information supplied by the pharmaceutical company

  • Section 7: Minor update to the address of the Marketing Authorisation Holder (MAH).
  • Section 10: Date of revision has been updated to 28 October 2020.

Updated on 19 October 2020

File name

G5-ALL-SPC-6-med.ie_1603101367.pdf

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 4.4 - Special warnings and precautions for use
  • Change to section 10 - Date of revision of the text

Legal category:Product subject to medical prescription which may be renewed (B)

Free text change information supplied by the pharmaceutical company

  • Section 4.4: Updated to add information regarding not to use Glyxambi in patients with Type 1 Diabetes, due to clinical trial data showing increased DKA occurrence when treated with empaglifozin.
  • Section 10: Date of revision has been updated.

Updated on 28 July 2020

File name

Annex PIL text_1595939235.pdf

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 2 - what you need to know - warnings and precautions
  • Change to section 6 - date of revision

Updated on 28 July 2020

File name

G5-ALL-SPC-5-medicines.ie_1595938256.pdf

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 4.4 - Special warnings and precautions for use
  • Change to section 4.5 - Interaction with other medicinal products and other forms of interaction
  • Change to section 10 - Date of revision of the text

Legal category:Product subject to medical prescription which may be renewed (B)

Free text change information supplied by the pharmaceutical company

  • Section 4.4: Information added regarding the interference with the 1,5 anhydroglucitol assay used to monitor glycaemic control in patients taking SGLT2 inhibitors.
  • Section 4.4: Update to warning in use with patients who have Diabetic ketoacidosis.
  • Section 4.5: Update to the pharmacokinetic interactions between empaglifozin and inducers of uridine 5'-diphosphoglucuronosyltransferases (UGT).
  • Section 10: Date of revision is updated to 17 July 2020.

Updated on 16 December 2019

File name

G5-ALL-SPC-4-medicines.ie_1576500009.pdf

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 4.8 - Undesirable effects
  • Change to section 5.1 - Pharmacodynamic properties
  • Change to section 10 - Date of revision of the text

Legal category:Product subject to medical prescription which may be renewed (B)

Free text change information supplied by the pharmaceutical company

·         Section 4.8: Minor editorial changes within Table 1

·         Section 5.1: Addition of study data

·         Section 10: Date of revision has been updated to 31 October 2019

Updated on 22 October 2019

File name

Annex PIL text - Update to Irish AE reporting_1571760447.pdf

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 4 - how to report a side effect
  • Change to section 6 - date of revision

Updated on 21 October 2019

File name

G5-ALL-SPC-3-Approved_1571663118.pdf

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 4.4 - Special warnings and precautions for use
  • Change to Section 4.8 – Undesirable effects - how to report a side effect
  • Change to section 10 - Date of revision of the text

Legal category:Product subject to medical prescription which may be renewed (B)

Free text change information supplied by the pharmaceutical company

Section 4.4: Update to Diabetic Ketoacidosis section to add information on ketone monitoring in surgical patients as per the PRAC recommendation for SGLT2 inhibitors.

Section 10: Date of revision has been updated.

Editorial update in section 4.8: The Irish AE reporting details have also been updated.

Updated on 01 July 2019

File name

Cropped-PIL 317115-01 07.02.2019 PIP047151-001 AMT 91879-IA safety change_1561973855.pdf

Reasons for updating

  • New PIL for new product

Updated on 01 July 2019

File name

G5-ALL-SPC-2_1561973914.pdf

Reasons for updating

  • New SPC for new product

Legal category:Product subject to medical prescription which may be renewed (B)

Free text change information supplied by the pharmaceutical company

New SmPC for launch