Which medications in the drug class Hyperglycemic agents are used in the treatment of Insulinoma?

Updated: May 31, 2020
  • Author: Zonera Ashraf Ali, MBBS; Chief Editor: Neetu Radhakrishnan, MD  more...
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Answer

Hyperglycemic agents

Inhibit insulin release from the tumor.

Diazoxide (Proglycem, Hyperstat)

Produces an increase in blood glucose within 1 h by inhibition of insulin release from the insulinoma.


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