Animal and in vitro studies showed that Vacor damaged pancreatic [beta] cells, which led to impaired glucose tolerance in rats (Lee et al.
Inhibition of mitochondrial complex I may account for IDDM induced by intoxication with the rodenticide Vacor.
Diabetes mellitus associated with autonomic and peripheral neuropathy after Vacor rodenticide poisoning: a review.
Diabetes mellitus and autonomic dysfunction after vacor rodenticide ingestion.
Diabetes mellitus and orthostatic hypotension resulting from ingestion of Vacor rat poison: endocrine and autonomic function studies.
Diabetes mellitus and neuropathy following Vacor ingestion in man.
Vacor inhibits insulin release from islets in vitro.
Drug- or chemical-induced through use of vacor
, pentamidine, nicotinic acid, glucocorticoids, thyroid hormone, diazoxide, [beta] adrenergic agonists, thiazides, dilantin, [beta] interferon, and others;