Vol. 3 No. 1 (2023)
Reimbursement Reviews

Empagliflozin (Jardiance)

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Published January 23, 2023

Key Messages

  • CADTH reimbursement reviews are comprehensive assessments of the clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness, as well as patient and clinician perspectives, of a drug or drug class.
  • The assessments inform non-binding recommendations that help guide the reimbursement decisions of Canada's federal, provincial, and territorial governments, with the exception of Quebec.
  • This review assesses empagliflozin (Jardiance), 10 mg or 25 mg, orally administered film-coated tablets.
  • Indication: Indicated in adults as an adjunct to standard-of-care therapy for the treatment of chronic heart failure.