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Evogliptin is a medication belonging to the class of dipeptidyl peptidase-4 (DPP-4) inhibitors. These drugs work by increasing the levels of incretin hormones, which stimulate the release of insulin and reduce the production of glucose in the liver.


-Evogliptin is primarily indicated for the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus to help control blood sugar levels. -For the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus


-Dosage may vary depending on individual patient factors, and it is crucial to follow the specific recommendations provided by the prescribing healthcare professional. Standard dosages are typically administered orally. -Oral; The usual adult dosage is 5 mg of Evogliptin administered orally once daily


-Evogliptin may be contraindicated in individuals with a history of hypersensitivity or allergy to the active substance or any of the excipients. It's essential to consult with a healthcare provider to determine contraindications based on individual medical history. -Hypersensitivity, Severe ketosis, diabetic coma or pre-coma and type 1 diabetes

Special Precautions

-Special precautions should be taken in patients with renal impairment, hepatic impairment, or other conditions. The medication may need dosage adjustments or careful monitoring in these cases. Paediatric: Safety and efficacy in pediatric patients have not been established Pregnancy: Not recommended Lactation: animal studies confirmed that evogliptin is secreted in the milk, it should not be used in nursing mothers Elderly: Use with caution

Side Effects

-Common side effects of Evogliptin may include headache, upper respiratory tract infections, nasopharyngitis, and gastrointestinal symptoms. However, individual responses may vary, and it's essential to report any unexpected or severe side effects to a healthcare professional. -Gastritis, Periodontitis, Nasopharyngitis, Erectile dysfunction, Dyspepsia, Nasopharyngitis, Arthralgia, diarrhoea, pruritus, dermatitis, acute pancreatitis

Drug Interactions

-Evogliptin may interact with other medications, and it's crucial to inform the healthcare provider about all current medications, including prescription and over-the-counter drugs, as well as herbal supplements. -Clarithromycin, rifampicin

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