Drug class
Drug name
HbA1c
Price
weighted side effect *
biguanide metformin
Metformin 2,000 mg
-1.01
18
1.14
biguanide metformin
Metformin 2.550 mg
-1.09
12
1.14
dipeptidyl peptidase-4 inhibitors
Alogliptin 12.5 mg
-0.58
18
0.805
dipeptidyl peptidase-4 inhibitors
Alogliptin 25 mg
-0.66
12
0.825
dipeptidyl peptidase-4 inhibitors
Linagliptin 5 mg
-0.59
18
0.805
dipeptidyl peptidase-4 inhibitors
Saxagliptin 5 mg
-0.59
12
0.895
dipeptidyl peptidase-4 inhibitors
Saxagliptin 10 mg
-0.67
13
0.955
dipeptidyl peptidase-4 inhibitors
Sitagliptin 100 mg
-0.72
16
1.135
dipeptidyl peptidase-4 inhibitors
Vildagliptin 50 mg
-0.61
18
0.905
dipeptidyl peptidase-4 inhibitors
Vildagliptin 100 mg
-0.69
18
0.985
glucacon-like peptide 1 receptor agonists
Albiglutide 30 mg
-0.75
13
0.773
glucacon-like peptide 1 receptor agonists
Albiglutide 50 mg
-0.96
17
0.773
glucacon-like peptide 1 receptor agonists
Dulaglutide 0.75 mg
-1.18
14
1.273
glucacon-like peptide 1 receptor agonists
Dulaglutide 1.5 mg
-1.35
13
1.153
glucacon-like peptide 1 receptor agonists
Exenatide BID 20 ug
-0.86
15
1.583
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* the weighted side effect is calculated by weighing 3 different side effects (hypoglicemia 50%, myocardial infarction 30%, weight loss 20%)