How do you choose the right DPP-4 inhibitor for your patients with type 2 diabetes?
Onglyza: Summary of adverse reactions from clinical trial and post-marketing data1
Most common adverse reactions1
During post-marketing experience the following adverse reactions have been reported: hypersensitivity reactions (uncommon), anaphylactic reactions including anaphylactic shock (rare), angioedema (rare), dermatitis (uncommon), pruritis (uncommon), rash (common), urticaria (uncommon), diarrhoea (common), nausea (common), abdominal pain (common) and pancreatitis (uncommon). If pancreatitis or a serious hypersensitivity reaction to Onglyza is suspected, discontinue Onglyza. Please consult the SmPC for further information.
Hypersensitivity to the active substance or to any of the excipients, or history of a serious hypersensitivity reaction, including anaphylactic reaction, anaphylactic shock, and angioedema, to any dipeptidyl peptidase 4 (DPP-4) inhibitor.
† Only in initial combination with metformin (Onglyza is not indicated for use in initial combination therapy with metformin).
1. ONGLYZA® Summary of Product Characteristics. https://www.medicines.org.uk/emc/product/6675/smpc (Last accessed July 2018).