Trulicity pen (Dulaglutide)

Fact of Medicine

  • Brand Name: Trulicity
  • Innovator Brand Name: Trulicity
  • API: Dulaglutide
  • Packaging: 2 Pre-Filled Pens
  • Strength: 1.5mg
  • Manufacturer Name: Eli Lilly & Company (India) Pvt Ltd. 
Get Price


Uses of medication-Dulaglutide

Dulaglutide specifically is an injectable prescription medication, effective in order to improve blood sugar (glucose) in adult patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus, and should be used along with diet and exercise.

Dosage: The trulicity injection may be taken with or without food under the skin of your stomach (abdomen), thigh, or upper arm. Do not inject this drug into a muscle or vein. 

Use the injection 1 time each week on the same day at any time of the day. 

You can change the day of the week as long as your last dose was given 3 or more days before. If you miss a trulicity dose, take the missed dose as soon as you can if there are at least 72 hours until your upcoming scheduled dose. If there are less than 3 days remaining, skip the missed dose and take your very next dose on the regularly scheduled day. Avoid taking 2 doses within 3 days of each other.

Treatment Reactions:

The most commonly reported side effects of trulicity include:

  • nausea
  • diarrhea
  • vomiting
  • indigestion
  • decreased appetite

Some serious adverse reactions include:

  • hoarseness
  • trouble swallowing
  • shortness of breath
  • lump or swelling in your neck

Warnings and Precautions:

  • TRULICITY should be used exactly as your healthcare provider has instructed you to.
  • Avoid mixing trulicity and insulin together in the same injection.
  • If you have vision problems, do not use your Syringe without help from a person trained to use the dulaglutide syringe.
  • Reusing or sharing your syringe with another person is not recommended. You can give another person an infection or may get an infection from them.
  • The dulaglutide uses are not recommended for use in patients with severe stomach or intestinal problems.
  • Use of this drug should be avoided by women who are pregnant or plan to become pregnant.
  • Inform your doctor if you become pregnant while using dulaglutide medicine.
  • It is recommended to avoid the use of Trulicity if you are breastfeeding or plan to breastfeed.

More Info.

Storage: Store your trulicity pen in the refrigerator between 36°F to 46°F (2°C to 8°C). Avoid freezing your Pen. If it has been frozen, throw it away and use a new Pen. Storage of your trulicity pen in the original carton, protected from direct heat and light is recommended. Handle Pen carefully because it has glass parts. If you drop it on any hard surface, avoid using it. Use a new trulicity pen for your injection. Availability in India: The Indian Pharma helps to connect buyers with suppliers who can ship TRULICITY worldwide as per the buyer’s requirement. The Indian Pharma provides guarantee of quality and delivery for the TRULICITY Injection. Buying Procedure: In order to buy TRULICITY, you just need to contact us at our Toll-free number +91 1800 889 1064 (8130290915) or Email– Conclusion: The safety and effectiveness of dulaglutide were evaluated in 6 clinical trials. Patients receiving dulaglutide had an improvement in their blood sugar control as observed with reductions in hemoglobin A1c is a measure of blood sugar control.

Commonly Asked Questions

What are the most common side effects of dulaglutide?  The most common side effects are as follows:
  • nausea
  • diarrhea
  • vomiting
  • abdominal pain
  • decreased appetite
What are the contraindications of trulicity injection?  The compound is contraindicated in subjects with hypersensitivity to the active ingredient or any of the product’s components. Who should not take dulaglutide?  The drug is not recommended by people who are:
  • with personal or family history of medullary thyroid cancer (MTC)
  • affected by multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2
What if I see an air bubble in my Syringe?  Air bubbles are normal. What is trulicity insulin cost in India?  In India, the trulicity cost is much more reasonable. Connect with The Indian Pharma for pricing details.