Trulicity ® (dulaglutide)

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What to do if the patient has missed a Trulicity® (dulaglutide) dose?

If a dulaglutide dose is missed, it should be administered as soon as possible if there are at least 3 days (72 hours) until the next scheduled dose.


Instructions for a missed dose of dulaglutide

Dulaglutide is a human glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor agonist (GLP-1 RA) for once-weekly administration.1

If a dulaglutide dose is missed, the next dose depends on the remaining schedule (Instructions for a Missed Dose of Dulaglutide).1

Instructions for a Missed Dose of Dulaglutide1

If a dose of dulaglutide is missed and there are…



at least 72 hours until the next scheduled dose

it should be administered as soon as possible

patients can resume their regular once-weekly dosing schedule.

less than 72 hours remaining before the next scheduled dose

the missed dose should be skipped, the next dose should be administered on the regularly scheduled day,


1Trulicity [summary of product characteristics]. Eli Lilly Nederland B.V., The Netherlands.

Date of Last Review: 10 June 2020

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