This medication may cause changes in your blood sugar. You should know the symptoms of low and high blood sugar and what to do if you have these symptoms.
Linagliptin may cause side effects. Tell your doctor if any of these symptoms are severe or do not go away:
Some side effects can be serious. If you experience any of these symptoms, stop taking linagliptin and call your doctor immediately or get emergency medical treatment:
- itching, flaking, or peeling of the skin
- swelling of the face, lips, tongue, or throat
- difficulty breathing or swallowing
- ongoing pain that begins in the upper left or middle of the stomach but may spread to the back
- loss of appetite
Linagliptin may cause other side effects. Call your doctor if you have any unusual problems while taking this medication.