ACE inhibitor use is associated with hospitalization for severe hypoglycemia in patients with diabetes. DARTS/MEMO Collaboration. Diabetes Audit and Research in Tayside, Scotland. Medicines Monitoring Unit.

@article{Morris1997ACEIU,
  title={ACE inhibitor use is associated with hospitalization for severe hypoglycemia in patients with diabetes. DARTS/MEMO Collaboration. Diabetes Audit and Research in Tayside, Scotland. Medicines Monitoring Unit.},
  author={Andrew D. Morris and Douglas Ir Boyle and Alex D. McMahon and Hywel Pearce and Josie M.M. Evans and Richard Newton and Roland T Jung and Thomas M. MacDonald},
  journal={Diabetes care},
  year={1997},
  volume={20 9},
  pages={1363-7}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the association between the use of ACE inhibitors and hospital admission for severe hypoglycemia and to explore the effects of potential confounding variables on this relationship. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS The association between the use of ACE inhibitors and the incidence of hypoglycemia is controversial. A recent study reported that 14% of all hospital admissions for hypoglycemia might be attributable to ACE inhibitors. We performed a nested case-control study… CONTINUE READING

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