Medications Used For Diabetes
The goal of this course is to help nurses learn about various diabetes medications used to treat diabetes mellitus.

Course Publication Date: March 15, 2018

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Author:Anita Rothera-Delaney RN, BS
Course No:MUD030718
Contact Hours:2.00
Delivery Method:Online Self Study

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Learning Objectives
  • Discuss the two main types of diabetes.
  • Describe classifications for diabetes.
  • Explain what happens with gestational diabetes.
  • Explain the mechanisms of action of sulfonylureas, meglitinides, biguanides, alpha-glucosidase inhibitors, and thiazolidinediones and others.
  • Explain the physiologic effects of insulin and how it is classified.
  • Discuss the use of combination therapy in persons with type 2 diabetes.


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