antidiabetics

antidiabetics

drugs used in the management of diabetes mellitus, including injected human analogue insulin, oral hypoglycaemic agents (e.g. biguanides; sulphonylureas), agents decreasing gut sugar absorption (e.g. acarbose), thiazolidinediones (TZDs, e.g. glitazones) reducing peripheral insulin resistance, agents that stimulate pancreatic insulin release (e.g. repaglinide) and exenatide (a synthetic gut hormone injected by those with type 2 diabetes to stimulate insulin secretion, decrease appetite, slow digestion and reduce gut carbohydrate absorption)
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4] Furthermore, the use of oral antidiabetics has adverse side effects, which includes hypoglycemic coma, hematological, cutaneous and gastrointestinal reactions, and disturbances of the liver and kidney functions, and they are not suitable for use during pregnancy.
As obtained from the vigiflow data from India, [10] in the period 2010-2012, 466 cases of adverse events due to antidiabetics were reported.
0 per 100,000 person years while in patients using other antidiabetics the incidence was only 88.
This edition has new and updated information, including revalidation of the antidiabetics monographs.
com)-- IMARC's new report "Japan Diabetes Market Report: Patients, Prevalence, Oral Antidiabetics, Insulin and Diagnostics" provides an analytical and statistical insight into the Japanese diabetes market.
The differences might be attributable to different mechanisms of action in the two oral drugs, according to the investigators, who noted that this was the first network meta-analysis comparing efficacy and safety of oral antidiabetics in management of gestational diabetes.
The study controlled for the effects of confounders including age, duration of diabetes, body mass index, history of hypoglycemia or macrovascular disease, number of oral antidiabetic drugs being taken at baseline, change in the number of oral antidiabetics used, time of insulin initiation, HbAlc levels at baseline, and insulin dose.
com/research/5rrbqq/global_insulin) has announced the addition of the "Global Insulin Antidiabetics Market 2012-2016" report to their offering.
Launched in November 2001, the e-Detailing service has provided useful information on a variety of drugs ranging from antihypertensives and antidiabetics to antitumor agents and antianxiety drugs, and supports medical professionals across Japan.
com)-- Global antidiabetics market is expected to reach USD 84.
It has been further observed that although two or more drugs including newer antidiabetics and insulin were being used in 116 out of 180 patients, the fasting blood sugar was still inadequately controlled.