Gastrointestinal response to minute doses of glucagon.


Small doses of glucagon are effective when performing a biphasic gastrointestinal (GI) examination. The authors conducted a controlled double-blind crossover study to determine the optimum and smallest effective doses and the onset and duration of drug action. Fifteen men received a placebo and 0.025, 0.05, 0.1, and 0.2 mg of glucagon intravenously… (More)


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@article{Miller1982GastrointestinalRT, title={Gastrointestinal response to minute doses of glucagon.}, author={R. E. Miller and Stanley M. Chernish and Geoff Greenman and Dean D. T. Maglinte and Bernard D. Rosenak and Rocco L. Brunelle}, journal={Radiology}, year={1982}, volume={143 2}, pages={317-20} }