Sulfonylureas help the pancreas make and/or release insulin.
Meglitinides help the pancreas make insulin.
Alpha-glucosidase inhibitors lower your blood sugar by slowing the digestion of carbohydrates.
You are less likely to develop low blood sugar levels if you are taking:
|Primary Medical Reviewer||E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine|
|Specialist Medical Reviewer||Jennifer Hone, MD - Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism|
|Last Revised||July 1, 2011|
Last Revised: July 1, 2011
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