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Diabetes drugs

Medication for type 2 diabetes
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Medication for type 2 diabetes

November 24th, 2015 | by Australian Association
People with type 2 diabetes are often given medications including insulin to help control their blood glucose levels. Most of these medications are in the form of tablets, but some are given by injection. Tablets or injections
DPP-4 inhibitors
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DPP-4 inhibitors

November 24th, 2015 | by Australian Association
Chemical name: Linagliptin Saxagliptin Sitagliptin Vildagliptin Points to remember about DPP-4 inhibitors They work by inhibiting the enzyme DPP-4. This enhances the levels of active incretin hormones which act to lower blood
Alpha Glucosidase Inhibitors
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Alpha Glucosidase Inhibitors

November 24th, 2015 | by Australian Association
Chemical name: Acarbose Points to remember about alpha glucosidase inhibitors They help to slow down the digestion and absorption of certain dietary carbohydrates in the stomach (intestine). Taken on their own, they don’t cause
Thiazolidinediones (glitazones)
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Thiazolidinediones (glitazones)

November 24th, 2015 | by Australian Association
Chemical name: Rosiglitazone Pioglitazone Points to remember about thiazolidinediones (glitazones) They help to lower blood glucose levels by increasing the effect of your own insulin, especially on muscle and fat cells, i.e.
Sulphonylureas
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Sulphonylureas

November 24th, 2015 | by Australian Association
This group of insulin tablets stimulates the pancreas to produce more insulin. Chemical name: Gliclazide Gliclazide Glibenclamide Glipizide Glimepiride Points to remember about sulphonylureas Sulphonylureas lower blood glucose
Biguanides
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Biguanides

November 24th, 2015 | by Australian Association
Chemical name: Metformin Points to remember about biguanides This group of insulin tablets helps to lower blood glucose levels by reducing the amount of stored glucose released by the liver, slowing the absorption of glucose from
Recently Diagnosed
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Recently Diagnosed

November 18th, 2015 | by American Association
It’s not easy to hear you have diabetes. But for millions of Americans, learning about their diabetes is the first step toward feeling better and living a longer, healthier life. Here’s what you need to get started on
Insulin Sensitivity
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Insulin Sensitivity

November 4th, 2015 | by Great Britain Association
Insulin sensitivity describes how sensitive the body is to the effects of insulin. Someone said to be insulin sensitive will require smaller amounts of insulin to lower blood glucose levels than someone who has low sensitivity.
Jardiance
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Jardiance

October 25th, 2015 | by Great Britain Association
Jardiance is the trade name of Empagliflozin Jardiance is a once-daily oral medication that is used to control blood glucose levels in people with type 2 diabetes. This is achieved through helping the kidneys remove glucose from
Invokana (Canagliflozin)
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Invokana (Canagliflozin)

October 25th, 2015 | by Great Britain Association
Invokana helps to excrete glucose from the body via the urine Invokana is an oral medication for type 2 diabetes that helps to lower blood glucose levels by encouraging the body to filter out more glucose from the blood and