Cardiovascular Risk Reduction

DrugDrug NameDrug Description
DB06655LiraglutideVictoza contains liraglutide, a synthetic analog of human glucagon-like peptide-1(GLP-1) and acts as a GLP-1 receptor agonist[Label,A6932]. Liraglutide is 97% homologous to native human GLP-1 by substituting arginine for lysine at position 34[A6932]. Liraglutide is made by attaching a C-16 fatty acid (palmitic acid) with a glutamic acid spacer on the remaining lysine residue at position 26 of the peptide precursor[A6932]. Liraglutide was granted FDA approval on Januray 25, 2010[L6070].
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