- •Women aged 50 years or over administered sodium-glucose co-transporter 2 (SGLT2) for type 2 diabetes mellitus were at higher risk of genital infection and urinary tract infection.
- •The highest risk of urinary tract infection and genital infection was observed 8–14 days and 15–28 days after initiating SGLT2 inhibitor therapy, respectively.
- •The monitoring of urogenital infections in women aged over 50 years, especially during the first month after starting SGLT2 inhibitors, is recommended.
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