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Novo Nordisk set to release Ozempic

Novo Nordisk set to release Ozempic

PLAINSBORO, N.J. — Novo Nordisk this week gained Food and Drug Administration approval for Ozempic (semaglutide injection), a medication for type 2 diabetes. Also this week, Novo Nordisk and pharmacy benefit manager Prime Therapeutics said they signed a value-based contract for Victoza (liraglutide injection), another type 2 diabetes medication. A glucagon-like peptide (GLP-1) receptor agonist,

Novo Nordisk releases Xultophy 100/3.6 insulin pen

Novo Nordisk releases Xultophy 100/3.6 insulin pen

PLAINSBORO, N.J. — Novo Nordisk has launched Xultophy 100/3.6, a combination therapy insulin pen, at pharmacies nationwide. Xultophy 100/3.6 combines the long-acting basal insulin Tresiba (insulin degludec U-100) with the No. 1-prescribed glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor agonist (GLP1-RA) therapy Victoza (liraglutide 3.6 mg/ml) in a once-daily injection, Novo Nordisk said. The prefilled pen is indicated as

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