Welcome to INVOKANA® Patient!

A website dedicated to supporting patients with type 2 diabetes who have been prescribed INVOKANA®(canagliflozin)

This medicine is subject to additional monitoring. This will allow quick identification of new safety information. You can help by reporting any side effects you may get.

Reporting of side effects

If you are taking INVOKANA® (canagliflozin) and get any side effects, talk to your doctor, pharmacist or nurse. This includes any possible side effects not listed in the INVOKANA® (canagliflozin) package leaflet. You can also report side effects directly via the Yellow Card Scheme at: www.mhra.gov.uk/yellowcard and to Janssen-Cilag Ltd on 01494 567447 or at dsafety@its.jnj.com.

This website will not only help you to better understand your       INVOKANA®(canagliflozin) treatment, it will also provide you with useful information about Type 2 Diabetes and available treatment and support for the condition. In addition, the website provides information about the importance of a healthy diet and lifestyle.

What is INVOKANA® ?


What is Type 2 Diabetes?

Type 2 diabetes is a long-term condition that causes an excess amount of sugar (glucose) in the blood because the body cannot use it properly.1

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Keeping fit and healthy

As you have been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes it’s important that you look after your health carefully because staying fit and healthy will make treating your diabetes easier and it will minimise your risk of developing future complications. You may have to take more responsibility for your own health and wellbeing by doing things to keep fit and eating healthily to maintain good physical and mental health.2

Keeping fit and healthy »