4. The Incretin Mimetics

  1. Anthony H. Barnett BSc, MD, FRCP Professor of Medicine and
  2. Jenny Grice BSc (Hons) MedicalWriter
  1. Anthony H. Barnett BSc, MD, FRCP Professor of Medicine1 and
  2. Jenny Grice BSc (Hons) MedicalWriter2

Published Online: 3 MAY 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118682197.ch4

New Mechanisms in Glucose Control

New Mechanisms in Glucose Control

How to Cite

Barnett, A. H. and Grice, J. (2011) The Incretin Mimetics, in New Mechanisms in Glucose Control, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118682197.ch4

Author Information

  1. 1

    Birmingham Heartlands Hospital University of Birmingham and Heart of England National Health Service Foundation Trust Birmingham, UK

  2. 2

    Le Prioldy, Bieuzy les Eaux, France

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 3 MAY 2013
  2. Published Print: 7 AUG 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444334616

Online ISBN: 9781118682197

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Keywords:

  • Dipeptidyl peptidase-4 (DPP-4);
  • Glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1);
  • Incretin mimetics;
  • Liraglutide Effect and Action in Diabetes (LEAD);
  • National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE);
  • Nausea

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Exenatide

  • Liraglutide

  • Place in Therapy of the Incretin Mimetics

  • References