Medications for Type 2 Diabetes

Many people with type 2 diabetes need medications to help manage their blood glucose levels. When you are first diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, you may not need medication. However, as diabetes progresses, most people will eventually need medications to help lower their blood glucose levels. This may include tablets or injectable medications, or in some cases, insulin.

Read more in our Medications for type 2 diabetes factsheet.

Back to TOP