Empagliflozin is used together with diet and exercise to improve blood sugar control in adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus. Empagliflozin is also used to lower the risk of death from heart attack, stroke, or heart failure in adults with type 2 diabetes who also have heart disease
It can cause Nausea, vomiting, stomach upset, diarrhea, headache, or a metallic taste in the mouth may occur. A tablet may also appear in your stool.
When not to use:
It is contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to the drug.