Autoimmune diseases

Bullous pemphigoid risk seen with DPP-4 inhibitors in diabetes

The use of dipeptidyl peptidase 4 (DPP-4) inhibitors, especially vildagliptin, in patients with diabetes continues to be associated with an increased risk of bullous pemphigoid. In the most recent evidence, a large retrospective case-control study found patients with diabetes and bullous pemphigoid were more likely to be treated with DPP-4 inhibitors (39%) than patients with ...

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