Diabetes, Type 1 Medications
Definition of Diabetes, Type 1:
Type 1 diabetes mellitus, more commonly known as type 1 diabetes, is a disease in which the pancreas produces too little insulin to meet the body's needs. Insulin is a hormone that helps control the level of glucose in the blood. Glucose is the main form of sugar in the body.
Drugs associated with Diabetes, Type 1
The following drugs and medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of Diabetes, Type 1. This service should be used as a supplement to, and NOT a substitute for, the expertise, skill, knowledge and judgment of healthcare practitioners.
Alternative treatments for Diabetes, Type 1
The following products are considered to be alternative treatments or natural remedies for Diabetes, Type 1. Their efficacy may not have been scientifially tested to the same degree as the drugs listed in the table above. However there may be historical, cultural or anecdotal evidence linking their use to the treatment of Diabetes, Type 1.
Topics under Diabetes, Type 1
- Diabetic Coma, in DM Type I (0 drugs)
- Diabetic Ketoacidosis, in DM Type I (0 drugs)
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Micromedex® Care Notes:
- Diabetes Mellitus Type 1 In Adults
- Diabetes Mellitus Type 1 In Children
- Diabetic Gastroparesis
- Diabetic Hyperglycemia
- Diabetic Hypoglycemia
- Diabetic Neuropathy
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Synonym(s): Insulin Dependent Diabetes; Juvenile onset diabetes; Type 1 Diabetes