endocrinology
Type 1 diabetes

Will glucagon kits be superseded by autoinjectors?

Patients with diabetes and their carers shouldn’t have to waste time reconstituting glucagon and drawing up a dose under the pressure of a severe hypoglycaemic event. The 2018 ADA Scientific Sessions was told a glucagon autoinjector, similar to an Epipen, could replace the glucagon kit and reduce associated fears or risks of administration failure. Dr ...

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