Find: insulin resistance

Insulin Resistance

In normal person elevated level of glucose in the blood is immediately followed by release of insulin hormone. As a result the blood glucose remain in normal levels. In patient with insulin resistance there is large increase in insulin level to keep the b


Metformin is oral antidiabetic drug. It reduce the intestinal absorption of glucose. Metformin might decrease the insulin receptor resistance. Additionally metformin inhibit glycogenolysis.