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Dapagliflozin Causing Euglycemic Diabetic Ketoacidosis

Manish Mohanlalji Kela

Keywords : Dapagliflozin, Euglycemic diabetic ketoacidosis, Sodium-glucose cotransporter 2 inhibitors

Citation Information : Kela MM. Dapagliflozin Causing Euglycemic Diabetic Ketoacidosis. Res Inno Anesth 2023; 8 (1):11-12.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10049-2020

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 22-05-2023

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2023; The Author(s).


Background: Diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) is one of the serious acute complications of diabetes. Euglycemic diabetic ketoacidosis (EDKA) is one of the side effects associated with sodium-glucose cotransporter 2 (SGLT2) inhibitors. It is very difficult to diagnose due to the absence of hyperglycemia, thereby leading to delayed diagnosis and treatment. Case: The author did a case of a diabetic patient who underwent coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) and developed EDKA during the intraoperative period, most likely due to the use of dapagliflozin.

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