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post·pran·di·al

(pōst-pran'dē-ăl),
After a meal.
Synonym(s): postcibal
[L. prandium, breakfast]

postprandial

/post·pran·di·al/ (-pran´de-al) occurring after a meal.

postprandial

after a meal.

postprandial

adjective Occurring after a meal.

postprandial

Postcibal adjective After a meal, eating

post·pran·di·al

(pōst-pran'dē-ăl)
Following a meal.
Synonym(s): postcibal.
[L. prandium, breakfast]

postprandial

After a meal.

Postprandial

After eating or after a meal.
Mentioned in: Hypoglycemia

postprandial

after a meal, e.g. postprandial medication

postprandial (pōstpran´deəl),

adj after having eaten.

postprandial

after eating. Called also postcibal.

postprandial alkaline tide
see postprandial alkaline tide.
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This fact indicates that increase in plasma insulin concentrations always causes a rise in plasma GH concentrations, and that plasma insulin or glucose levels are not related to the post-prandial reduction in GH levels.
the CIMT showed a positive correlation with fasting plasma glucose, post-prandial glucose, and HbA1c and concluded that the patients who present with a metabolic glucose alteration have more risk of developing carotid target organ damage (TOD).
After a 12-hour washout period at the end of the study, post-prandial blood sugar was evaluated by giving subjects 75 grams of glucose using an Oral Glucose Tolerance Test (OGTT).
The reduced post-prandial glucagon secretion found with the MRT indicates that amylin may have therapeutic potential in controlling post-prandial nutrient metabolism in diabetic cats.
It contains potent anti-oxidants, which reduce the post-prandial (after-meal) blood pressure in the liver (or portal hypertension) associated with damaged liver blood vessels (endothelial dysfunction).
This questionnaire comprises of three subscales: post-prandial fullness and early satiety, nausea and vomiting, and bloating.
Outside, of course, film stars, world famous celebrities and the mega-rich, all potential racehorse owners, were promenading back to their yachts from their restaurants for their post-prandial kips when they were startled, from a hole in the wall, by the appearance of a green thing - stinking of disinfectant.
The efficacy endpoints of the study included changes from baseline in A1C, fasting plasma glucose (FPG), and post-prandial glucose (PPG), measured during an oral glucose tolerance test [OGTT], and the proportion of individuals achieving the American Diabetes Association recommended A1C target of less than 7 percent.
9-11) The use of metiglinides has been implemented in some patients to control post-prandial hyperglycemia.
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