TITLE

This alpha-glucosidase inhibitor improves glucose tolerance, lowers insulin levels

PUB. DATE
October 1994
SOURCE
Modern Medicine;Oct94, Vol. 62 Issue 10, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on a study conducted by Robert G. Josse which found that the alpha-glucosidase inhibitor acarbose may prevent impaired glucose tolerance from progressing to noninsulin-dependent diabetes mellitus. Use of acarbose as a monotherapy and an adjunct to other standard noninsulin-dependent diabetes treatments.
ACCESSION #
9607255838

 

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