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Hypoglycemia (Reactive Hypoglycemia) Summary

Description: A syndrome of abnormally low BLOOD GLUCOSE level. Clinical hypoglycemia has diverse etiologies. Severe hypoglycemia eventually lead to glucose deprivation of the CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM resulting in HUNGER; SWEATING; PARESTHESIA; impaired mental function; SEIZURES; COMA; and even DEATH.

Also Known As: Reactive Hypoglycemia; Postprandial Hypoglycemia; Hypoglycemia, Reactive; Fasting Hypoglycemia; Postabsorptive Hypoglycemia Show All >>

Networked: 13816 relevant articles (679 outcomes, 1387 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Hypoglycemia

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Insulin (Novolin) : 262 outcomes 593 studies in 6264 results : FDA 2
  2. Glucose (Dextrose) : 172 outcomes 380 studies in 3802 results : FDA 175 Generic
  3. Blood Glucose (Blood Sugar) : 65 outcomes 112 studies in 1473 results : IBA
  4. Glucagon (Glukagon) : 53 outcomes 78 studies in 896 results : FDA 4
  5. glargine (insulin glargine) : 27 outcomes 65 studies in 227 results : FDA 1
  6. Epinephrine (Adrenaline) : 21 outcomes 36 studies in 525 results : FDA 93 Generic
  7. Hemoglobins (Hemoglobin) : 14 outcomes 36 studies in 256 results : IBA
  8. Glucagon-Like Peptide 1 (GLP 1) : 13 outcomes 16 studies in 141 results : IBA
  9. Hydrocortisone (Cortisol) : 12 outcomes 41 studies in 525 results : FDA 176 Generic
  10. NPH Insulin : 12 outcomes 36 studies in 115 results : FDA 1
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Diseases Related to Hypoglycemia

  1. Weight Gain
  2. Hyperglycemia
  3. Weight Loss (Weight Reduction)
  4. Body Weight (Weight, Body)
  5. Insulinoma
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Key Therapies for Hypoglycemia

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  1. Injections : 14 outcomes 11 studies in 148 results
  2. Islets of Langerhans Transplantation : 9 outcomes 3 studies in 56 results
  3. Pancreatectomy : 8 outcomes 4 studies in 127 results
  4. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients) : 7 outcomes 3 studies in 53 results
  5. Transplants (Transplant) : 5 outcomes 1 study in 54 results
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