Volume 1, Number 2 (Summer 2013 2013)                   Clin Exc 2013, 1(2): 1-16 | Back to browse issues page


XML Persian Abstract Print


Download citation:
BibTeX | RIS | EndNote | Medlars | ProCite | Reference Manager | RefWorks
Send citation to:

Kashi Z, Akha O, Borzouei S, Bahar A. Insulin therapy: Side effects and their management. Clin Exc . 2013; 1 (2) :1-16
URL: http://ce.mazums.ac.ir/article-1-48-en.html

Abstract:   (17769 Views)

 

  Insulin has an important and vital role in control of blood glucose for all diabetic patients. With increasing the prevalence of diabetes mellitus, insulin consumption will be increased too. Different types of insulin are available, i.e short, rapid, intermediate and long acting insulin and also mixed insulins. The side effects of insulin may lead to the lack of a desirable control of blood sugar or discontinuing insulin injection by the patients. On the other hand sometimes the side effects of insulin can be serious and fatal. Therefore, information about these complications and how to deal with them are very important. Hypoglycemia, weight gain, antibody-mediated insulin resistance, lipodystrophy (atrophy or hypertrophy), edema, postural hypotension and Allergic reactions to insulin are major side effects of insulin therapy.

Full-Text [PDF 330 kb]   (7226 Downloads)    
Type of Study: Review | Subject: غدد
Received: 2013/08/27 | Accepted: 2013/09/18 | Published: 2013/09/18

Add your comments about this article : Your username or email:
Write the security code in the box

© 2015 All Rights Reserved | Clinical Excellence

Designed & Developed by : Yektaweb