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Can I use canagliflozin for type 1 diabetes?
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canagliflozin is not indicated for use in patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus as these patients tend to pass more urine. canagliflozin works by removing glucose through the urine and also increases the urine frequency. So, a combined effect may worsen dehydration. There have been reports of diabetic ketoacidosis with canagliflozin, a complication seen in type 1 diabetic patients and which may also get worsened in these patients.
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