Trulicity (Dulaglutide)

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Trulicity is approved for the treatment of type 2 diabetes. It belongs to a class of drugs known as GLP-1 receptor agonists and helps lower blood sugar by encouraging the body to release more insulin. This prevents the body from releasing too much sugar into the bloodstream. There is currently no generic version of Trulicity.

Trulicity can be cost-prohibitive, especially if you have no insurance. Currently, the retail price in the United States is $984.00. When you shop at Canadian Pharmacy Online, we can fill your prescription for $395.00, saving you more than 50%.

We also offer a $15 Trulicity Coupon on orders over $500 when you use code TRULICITY15.

Trulicity 0.75mg 0.75mg/0.5mL
Dulaglutide
Eli Lilly
Trulicity 1.5mg 1.5mg/0.5mL
Dulaglutide
Eli Lilly

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Medically reviewed by Dr. Samuel Maaiah, PharmD

Last updated: April 10, 2024

Dr. Maaiah is a PharmD graduate who has practiced both in pharmaceutical consulting and retail pharmacy. His interests include consulting and the development and approval of new therapeutics. He currently works as a Medical Information Consultant (MIC) and as a retail pharmacist. As a MIC he helps pharmaceutical companies with projects and by consulting as a medical information expert.

When Dr. Maaiah is not working, he enjoys spending time with his family and friends, doing outdoor activities, working out, and reading.

How to Save on Trulicity 

Manufacturer Trulicity Discounts 

Eli Lilly, manufacturer of Trulicity, offers a program that can help reduce your medication costs to as low as $25 a month. You may also be eligible to receive your medication for free through the Lilly Cares program

Fill a 90-Day Prescription.

You can fill up to a 90-day supply of Trulicity. This may lower the cost of your medication even more. 

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As a licensed and certified pharmacy in Canada, we can help you save on all your prescription medications. We've partnered with all the top manufacturers to provide the best prices. We also offer free shipping to the United States. 

Common Questions About Trulicity

Who Is Trulicity For?

Trulicity is a medication designed for adults with type 2 diabetes. It is not for treating type 1 diabetes or diabetic ketoacidosis. It is often prescribed when other diabetes medications have not provided adequate blood sugar control.

What Are the Possible Side Effects of Trulicity?

Common side effects include decreased appetite, diarrhea, abdominal pain, vomiting, nausea, and indigestion. These are generally mild and often decrease over time. Severe side effects can include pancreatitis, kidney problems, severe gastrointestinal disease, and allergic reactions. Call a doctor if you have severe side effects or if they do not improve over time. 

Can I Take Trulicity for Weight Loss?

Trulicity is not approved for weight loss. However, because it helps patients manage their blood sugar and appetite, it may also support a healthier weight in patients who are currently overweight. Though less commonly prescribed, it is in the same drug class as medications such as Ozempic. 

Are There Alternatives to Trulicity? 

While there is no generic version of Trulicity, there are other medications that use the same active ingredient. There are several other medications in this drug class that can help patients manage their blood sugar, too. Your doctor can help you determine if these are appropriate for your current needs. We can also help you find great discounts on Trulicity if the cost is your only concern. 

Why Order Trulicity From Canadian Pharmacy Online?

Canadian Pharmacy Online is dedicated to helping our customers access the medications they need to improve their overall health. In addition to our low prices, we offer great discounts and coupons on all your medications, saving you up to 90% on drugstore prices.

Order Online

How to buy Trulicity (Dulaglutide) online?

Trulicity (Dulaglutide) can be ordered online through CanadianPharmacyOnline.com or by calling 1-800-828-4489 and speaking to customer support. The chat feature can also be used for support. For more information please visit the “How to Order” page.

Is a prescription required?

Yes, a valid prescription from your doctor is required. Trulicity (Dulaglutide) is a prescription medication and can only be sold with a prescription. To process your order, you will need to submit a prescription. The prescription can be emailed ([email protected]), faxed (1-800-416-8019), or uploaded. Alternatively, we can reach out to your doctor to attain a valid prescription if you would like.

What is the maximum amount that can be ordered?

A 3-month supply (90 days) is the maximum amount that can be ordered at one time. Refills are kept on file for future orders. The amount that can be ordered will be based on the directions and quantity indicated on the prescription from your provider.

Is it safe to order from Canadian Pharmacy Online?

Absolutely. All our partner pharmacies are fully licensed and certified in their respective countries. We ensure that your shopping experience is safe and secure with our Norton Shopping Guarantee. We operate just like your local pharmacy would, with our main priority being to provide you access to safe and affordable prescription medication.

Trulicity Cost

How much does Trulicity (Dulaglutide) cost?

Trulicity 1.5mg – (4 pens)

  • Average US retail price – $984.00
  • Our price – $415.00

At CanadianPharmacyOnline.com, we make sure to keep drug prices low.

You can view the Trulicity (Dulaglutide) cost savings above with the price comparison between the average U.S. retail price and Canadian Pharmacy Online price.

The prices above are available without Trulicity patient assistance or coupon cards.

What is the lowest price of Trulicity (Dulaglutide) per unit?

Lowest Price Per Unit: $98.75/unit for Trulicity (Dulaglutide) 1.5 mg/0.5 mL pens

Is this price for Trulicity (Dulaglutide) without insurance?

The listed prices are Trulicity cost without insurance. Unfortunately, we cannot accept insurance. However, we will give you an official receipt which you can use to apply for reimbursement with your insurer. We are unable to adjudicate with US insurance providers.

Why is Trulicity (Dulaglutide) cheaper from Canada than from the United States?

Drug prices in Canada and from other countries we source medication from are negotiated and regulated. The US is a free market economy which is why the price can differ since pharmaceutical suppliers can charge what they deem appropriate for the product. As a result, we can offer lower prices to our patients as we utilize medications from these countries. 

Trulicity Coupon

Is there a coupon for Trulicity available?

Yes, we do you have a Trulicity coupon for an extra discount on your prescription. You can save $15 off your order with coupon code TRULICITY15. Apply coupon at checkout for instant savings and pay less for your prescription with a minimum $500 order.  This online coupon can be applied to either 0.75mg or 1.5mg pen.

Trulicity Generic

Is there a lower cost generic Trulicity (Dulaglutide) available?

Trulicity is not available as a generic alternative. 

How much cheaper is generic Trulicity (Dulaglutide)?

There is currently no generic alternative to Trulicity.  

What is the difference between brand and generic Trulicity (Dulaglutide)?

Once available on the market, there will be no difference between generic and brand Trulicity. Generic formulations of medications contain the same active ingredients and meet the same quality, strength, and purity standards as the brand formulation. 

Shipping

Is shipping available to the United States?

Yes. An email notification will be sent to you once the item has been shipped.  We ship nationwide across the United States.

How much does shipping cost?

Standard shipping is free.

Is express shipping available?

This medication can only be shipped Express in an insulated cooler containing ice and gel packs. The estimated delivery time is 3 to 5 business days.

Refill Rx

How to refill a prescription?

Refilling your prescription is made easy with Canadian Pharmacy Online. You can sign into your online account and view your previous orders and see which prescriptions we have on file. Placing a refill order online is made simple by accessing the reorder section in your account.

You can also call us at 1-800-416-8019 and speak to customer support to place a refill. Our live chat is also a great place to connect with us to place a refill order while you are on the go.

Are prescriptions automatically refilled?

We do not automatically refill prescriptions as there can be cases where you are no longer taking the medication, your doctor has changed your dose, etc. However, we provide a friendly refill reminder service. We will kindly notify you by phone or email as to the best time to place a refill order based on your prescription history.

Drug Information

About Trulicity (Dulaglutide Injection)

What is Trulicity (Dulaglutide)? 

Trulicity (Dulaglutide) is a prescription medication that is classified as a glucagon-like peptide agonist (GLP-1).

Uses

What is it used for? 

It is used as an adjunct treatment for type 2 diabetes to help improve glucose control. 

How does it work?

GLP-1 receptors are activated which results in insulin release in the presence of increased serum glucose. Glucagon secretion is also reduced and gastric emptying is delayed. 

Directions

How do I take Trulicity (Dulaglutide)?

Trulicity (Dulaglutide) is an injection medication that should be used as directed by your physician. This medication is given as a shot, remember to rotate injection sites and use a new needle each time. Possible injection sites include: stomach, thighs, or upper arms. 

What dosages are available?

Trulicity (Dulaglutide) is available as a 0.75/0.5mL, 1.5mg/0.5mL, 3mg0.5 mL, and 4.5mg/0.5mL pens 

What is the recommended dosage?

Generally,  it is initially dosed 0.75mg subcutaneously (under the skin) once weekly at the same time each week and can be adjusted to achieve better glycemic control based on patient-specific factors but take as directed by your doctor. 

What is the maximum dosage?

The maximum recommended dosage is 4.5mg once weekly.

What if I miss a dose? 

If you miss a dose of Trulicity (Dulaglutide) make sure and administer it within 3 days of the missed dose. 

Warnings & Precautions

What should you know before you take Trulicity (Dulaglutide)?

Boxed Warning: Dulaglutide was found to cause thyroid c- cell tumor in rats, it is unknown if this same reaction can occur in humans. As such this medication is contraindicated in patients with a family or a personal history of medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) or multiple endocrine neoplasia syndrome type-2 (MEN 2). 

Acute pancreatitis has been seen in clinical trials. If you experience persistent severe abdominal pain you should discontinue the use of Dulaglutide and be promptly evaluated by your physician. 

If you are also taking a sulfonylurea medication or insulin while on Trulicity (Dulaglutide) there is an increased chance of experiencing hypoglycemia. Make sure you are monitoring your glucose levels closely when starting, discontinuing, and making changes to Trulicity (Dulaglutide) or other diabetes medications. 

Hypersensitivity reactions can occur with Trulicity (Dulaglutide). If you experience any swelling of the face, tongue or throat while using Trulicity (Dulaglutide) seek immediate medical attention. 

Notify your doctor if you have a newly diagnosed severe gastrointestinal disease while taking Trulicity (Dulaglutide). 

If you have existing renal impairment make sure you have regular follow-up to evaluate your renal function while on Trulicity (Dulaglutide). If you have severe gastrointestinal reactions, contact your doctor. 

Side Effects

What are the side effects of Trulicity (Dulaglutide)?

Some common side effects include:

  • Nausea 
  • Diarrhea 
  • Vomiting
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Decreased appetite 

Speak to your doctor for a full list of side effects.

Interactions

Does this medication interact with other drugs, foods, or alcohol?

Trulicity (Dulaglutide) can slow down gastric emptying and may impact the absorption of other oral medications. 

Storage

How should this medication be stored?

Trulicity (Dulaglutide) should be stored in the refrigerator at 36⁰F to 46⁰F. If needed, Trulicity (Dulaglutide) can be stored at room temperature for up to 14 days. Do not freeze. 

Pharmacist Tips

  • Pancreatitis can be caused by this medication. If you experience persistent severe abdominal pain, potentially that radiates to the back, and vomiting you should discontinue Trulicity (Dulaglutide) and contact your doctor immediately. Some or all of these symptoms may present. 
  • Ensure you are monitoring blood sugars while starting, stopping, or modifying your Trulicity (Dulaglutide) dose or other medications for diabetes as this can put you at risk for hypoglycemia. 
  • Truly has been shown to work as an adjunct therapy, along with diet and exercise, so it is important to maintain or start diet and exercise regimens in order to maximize its effectiveness. 

The above information is an educational aid only. It is not intended as medical advice for individual conditions or treatments. Talk to your doctor, nurse or pharmacist before following any medical regimen to see if it is safe and effective for you.

Coupons

Trulicity Coupon
Code
TRULICITY15
Use Trulicity coupon code to get $15 discount. Minimum $500 purchase required. *Coupon codes are one-time use and cannot be combined.

Trulicity FAQ

How long can you stay on Trulicity (Dulaglutide)?

There is no established maximum time frame for how long you can stay on Trulicity (Dulaglutide). You should stay on Trulicity (Dulaglutide) as long as instructed by your physician. 

How does Trulicity (Dulaglutide) make you feel?

In that Trulicity (Dulaglutide) mostly impacts your gastrointestinal system most pertinent side effects are GI related. Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and stomach pain are some of the common side effects. 

What is the best time of day to take Trulicity (Dulaglutide)?

As this medication is a very long-acting medication, there is not a best time of day to take it. Rather, ensure that you remember to use it on the same day each week to maximize its effectiveness. 

Should Trulicity (Dulaglutide) be injected cold?

It can be, but it tends to cause discomfort. You can let the syringe warm up to room temperature before injecting. 

How much weight do you lose with Trulicity (Dulaglutide)?

Dulaglutide won’t necessarily make you lose weight nor should it be used for weight loss. Depending on the study parameters and additional combination therapies some patients lost on average 1.9 kg. However, in some studies patients gained 0.2 kg. 

The above information is an educational aid only. It is not intended as medical advice for individual conditions or treatments. Talk to your doctor, nurse or pharmacist before following any medical regimen to see if it is safe and effective for you.

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