Sitagliptin induced acute severe nasopharyngitis


  • V. Krishnan Department of Pharmacology,Saveetha Medical College,Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
  • Shivali Rai Department of Pharmacology,Saveetha Medical College,Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India


Sitagliptin, Adverse effects, Nasopharyngitis


Acute nasopharyngitis is one of the distressing adverse effects seen with the use of dipeptidyl peptidase-4 inhibitors like sitagliptin. Here, we report a case of acute severe nasophryngitis with the use of sitagliptin for diabetes mellitus.


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How to Cite

Krishnan, V., & Rai, S. (2017). Sitagliptin induced acute severe nasopharyngitis. International Journal of Basic & Clinical Pharmacology, 3(2), 403–404. Retrieved from



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