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Januvia: Oral tablet

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Januvia 50mg Tab
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp., a Subsidiary of Merck & Co., Inc.
Pill Identification: 112 
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Januvia 25mg Tab
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp., a Subsidiary of Merck & Co., Inc.
Pill Identification: 221 
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Januvia 100mg Tab
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp., a Subsidiary of Merck & Co., Inc.
Pill Identification: 277 

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CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Januvia: Oral tablet
Usage by Gender
49.37%
50.63%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
0.08%
2.3%
27.95%
69.67%
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