Diabetes is a chronic condition, which is characterized by high blood sugar levels. It can be categorised in two types: type 1 and type 2. Potential diseases associated with diabetes include eye problems, kidney disease and heart problems. This condition can be managed with a healthy diet, exercise and medication.

The cheapest Diabetes treatment price is £13.99 and the most expensive is £230.99, find the lowest treatment prices in the table below.

Top treatments for Diabetes

Medication Ingredient Manufacturer Form Dosage Quantity Price from
Metformin Generic Tablets 500mg 56
Sitagliptin MSD Tablets 25mg 28
Metformin MSD Tablets 500mg 28
Metformin, Sitagliptin MSD Tablets 1000mg/50mg 56
Saxagliptin Astrazeneca Tablets 2.5mg 28


  • Blurred vision
  • Fatigue and feeling weak
  • Feeling hungry
  • Feeling thirsty
  • Frequent infections
  • Frequent urination
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Penile or vaginal itching
  • Slow-healing sores
  • Weight loss


  • Environmental factors (diabetes type 1)
  • Genetic susceptibility (diabetes type 1 and 2)
  • High levels of sugar in the blood
  • Insufficient production of insulin
  • Insulin resistance (diabetes type 2)
  • Overweight or obese (diabetes type 2)

This page was medically reviewed by Dr Petar Lishkov, on September 19, 2022