Correlative to other medications used in treating type 2 diabetes, Glyburide has also its cluster of side effects or adverse reactions. Depending on its severity, these side effects may be classified as common, mild, or severe. While common side effects can be manageabl ... Read more
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What is Glyburide (Diabeta)? One of the most widely used medicines in treating type 2 diabetes is Glyburide. This medicine is available in different brand names, such as diabeta, glycron, glynase, and micronase. These branded medicines are sold globally, providing enou ... Read more
The pancreas is an important organ in the body, which plays a vital role in the process of digestion. This organ produces hormones and enzymes that help to digest the food that we eat. When we eat carbohydrate foods, glucose is absorbed from the food into the bloodstrea ... Read more
What is diabetes insipidus (DI)? Diabetes insipidus is a rare medical condition that results in water imbalance in the body. As a result of the kidney failing to properly conserve fluids, patients with DI experience excessive urination (polyuria). DI also mak ... Read more
Invokana (Canagliflozin) and weight loss Canagliflozin has been shown to reduce weight in type 2 diabetic patients who are obese. Obesity is when a person has excessive body fat. Obesity is a risk factor for type 2 diabetes. When you are obese, your body becomes less s ... Read more
What is prediabetes? Prediabetes is a condition that occurs when your blood sugar levels are high, but not high enough to cause type 2 diabetes. When you have prediabetes, it acts as a warning sign that you are at risk of having type 2 diabetes. The good news is that p ... Read more