What is Alogliptin?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Nesina


Alogliptin is a medication to treat adults with Type 2 diabetes. It is in a class of medications called dipeptidyl peptidase-4 (DPP-4) inhibitors and works by increasing the amount of insulin in the body to control blood sugar.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Alogliptin

Side effect Patients


Based on patients currently taking Alogliptin

Dosage Patients
25 mg daily 2


Currently taking Alogliptin

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
6 months - 1 year 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 1
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 2
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 1

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking Alogliptin after stopping:

Treatment Patients
Sitagliptin (Januvia) 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Alogliptin.