Incretin

Updated June 20, 2022

Incretin is a hormone made by the small intestines that has an effect on hunger and insulin release.  Pharmaceutical analogues include ___________.  They were approved in June 2021 by the FDA for use for weight managment.  Whether they have to be taken long-term remains unknown.

FDA Approves New Drug Treatment for Chronic Weight Management_2021_06

The New Side of Incretin-Based Therapy in Type 2 Diabetes–Exploring Advances From EASD 2021

The New Side of Incretin-Based Therapy in Type 2 Diabetes–Exploring Advances From EASD 2021

New Insights Into the Role of Incretins in the Treatment of Diabetes.2005

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