Bromocriptine: its place in type 2 diabetes Tx

J Fam Pract. 2011 Nov;60(11):E1-5.

Abstract

Patients intolerant of other diabetes medications or requiring minimal A1c reduction may benefit from bromocriptine.

MeSH terms

  • Blood Glucose / drug effects
  • Bromocriptine / pharmacology
  • Bromocriptine / therapeutic use*
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 / drug therapy*
  • Dopamine Agonists / pharmacology
  • Dopamine Agonists / therapeutic use*
  • Glycated Hemoglobin / drug effects
  • Humans
  • Hypoglycemic Agents / pharmacology
  • Hypoglycemic Agents / therapeutic use*

Substances

  • Blood Glucose
  • Dopamine Agonists
  • Glycated Hemoglobin A
  • Hypoglycemic Agents
  • hemoglobin A1c protein, human
  • Bromocriptine