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Metabolic Diseases (Metabolic Disease) Summary

Description: Generic term for diseases caused by an abnormal metabolic process. It can be congenital due to inherited enzyme abnormality (METABOLISM, INBORN ERRORS) or acquired due to disease of an endocrine organ or failure of a metabolically important organ such as the liver. (Stedman, 26th ed)

Also Known As: Metabolic Disease; Disease, Metabolic; Thesaurismosis; Diseases, Metabolic; Thesaurismoses

Networked: 3200 relevant articles (99 outcomes, 256 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Metabolic Diseases

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Insulin (Novolin) : 6 outcomes 18 studies in 201 results : FDA 2
  2. Glucose (Dextrose) : 6 outcomes 10 studies in 164 results : FDA 175 Generic
  3. Hormones : 3 outcomes 2 studies in 60 results : IBA
  4. Ligands : 3 outcomes 2 studies in 32 results : IBA
  5. resveratrol : 3 outcomes 2 studies in 26 results : IBA
  6. Adiponectin : 2 outcomes 7 studies in 47 results : IBA
  7. Carbon Monoxide : 2 outcomes 4 studies in 33 results : IBA
  8. Unsaturated Fatty Acids (Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids) : 2 outcomes 1 study in 7 results : IBA
  9. NAD (NADH) : 2 outcomes in 15 results : IBA
  10. Anti-Obesity Agents (Antiobesity Drugs) : 2 outcomes in 3 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Metabolic Diseases

  1. Obesity
  2. Inflammation
  3. Neoplasms (Cancer)
  4. Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)
  5. Insulin Resistance
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Key Therapies for Metabolic Diseases

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  1. Liver Transplantation : 4 outcomes 3 studies in 71 results
  2. Bariatric Surgery : 4 outcomes 2 studies in 18 results
  3. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 3 outcomes 3 studies in 21 results
  4. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients) : 3 outcomes 2 studies in 69 results
  5. Transplants (Transplant) : 2 outcomes 2 studies in 42 results
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