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New uses and formulations of glucagon for hypoglycaemia

Authors: Pilar I Beato-Víbora PhD, Francisco J Arroyo-Díez PhD

Hypoglycaemia is a frequent complication of insulin
therapy. Injectable glucagon and oral intake of carbohydrates are
the recommended treatments for severe and non-severe
hypoglycaemic episodes, respectively. New uses and formulations of glucagon are reviewed and discussed in this article.

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