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If you have type 2 diabetes, your healthcare provider may prescribe alogliptin to help control your blood sugar. The drug works by lowering the amount of sugar produced by the liver and by increasing the amount of insulin produced in response to meals. It comes in tablet form and is taken once daily. There are possible side effects, including headaches, a runny nose, and common cold symptoms.
- A sore throat and a runny or stuffy nose
- Upper respiratory tract infections, such as the common cold.