Liraglutide

  1. CAS No.:204656-20-2
  2. Chemical formula:C172H265N43O51
  3. Molecular weight: 3751.20000

Detailed Description

Liraglutide, sold under the brand names Victoza and Saxenda among others, is an anti-diabetic medication used to treat type2 diabetes, and chronic obesity. It is a second-line therapy for diabetes following first-line therapy with metformin. Its effects on long-term health outcomes like heart disease and life expectancy are unclear. It is given by injection under the skin. 

Field of application

Treatment of type II diabetes mellitus Treatment of obesity