pramlintide


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Related to pramlintide: Colesevelam, Exenatide, Symlin

pram·lin·tide

 (prăm′lĭn-tīd′)
n.
An injectable drug that is a synthetic analog of the hormone amylin, used in the form of its acetate salt to treat type 1 and type 2 diabetes.

[pram-, of unknown origin + -lintide, amylin derivative or mimic suffix ((amy)lin + (pep)tide).]
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pramlintide

n pramlintida
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Pramlintide (Symlin; AstraZeneca, Cambridge, United Kingdom), a synthetic amylin analog, lowers the glycated hemoglobin (HbA1c) level in patients with type 1 and 2 diabetes, slows down gastric emptying, reduces appetite, and exerts favorable effects on body weight.
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The injectable, pramlintide, is currently the only amylin analog available.
(4) Pramlintide is a synthetic amylin used to manage both T1 and T2DM by reducing insulin requirements.
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However, because of its amyloidogenic potential, its analog pramlintide has been approved by the FDA, for use in DM type 1 and type 2.
Pramlintide (FDA 2005) is an incretin cosecreted with insulin, which suppresses glucagon and delays gastric emptying [8].
Keywords: Alpha-glucosidase inhibitors, DPP4 inhibitors, GLP1 receptor agonists, Metformin, Pioglitazone, Pramlintide, SGLT2 inhibitors.
IAPP hyposecretion is well-established in T1DM and insulin-requiring T2DM [43,45]: A synthetic IAPP, pramlintide [28-30] (pro-hIAPP) has been used for treating both T1DM and insulin-requiring T2DM together with insulin replacement for a better glycemic control [46-49].
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