Bromocriptine mesylate: Food and Drug Administration approved new approach in therapy of non-insulin dependant diabetes mellitus with poor glycemic control

@article{Keche2010BromocriptineMF,
  title={Bromocriptine mesylate: Food and Drug Administration approved new approach in therapy of non-insulin dependant diabetes mellitus with poor glycemic control},
  author={Yogendra Keche},
  journal={Journal of Pharmacy and Bioallied Sciences},
  year={2010},
  volume={2},
  pages={148 - 150}
}
  • Y. Keche
  • Published 1 April 2010
  • Medicine, Biology
  • Journal of Pharmacy and Bioallied Sciences
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved bromocriptine mesylate, a quick release formulation, 0.8 mg tablets, as an adjunct to diet and exercise to improve glycemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus. Bromocriptine products were previously approved by the FDA for the treatment of pituitary tumors and Parkinson's disease. Bromocriptine is thought to act on circadian neuronal activities within the hypothalamus to reset abnormally elevated hypothalamic drive for increased plasma… 
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