TITLE

An alternative insulin for diabetic dogs

AUTHOR(S)
Blake, Avi
PUB. DATE
October 2012
SOURCE
Veterinary Medicine;Oct2012, Vol. 107 Issue 10, p430
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses alternative insulin for dogs with diabetes mellitus in the U.S. It mentions that some of them suffering from the said disease are insufficiently controlled with neutral protamine Hagedorn (NPH) insulin which led veterinarians to search for a longer-acting insulin substitute. An overview of a study on the administration of recombinant human protamine zinc insulin to dogs is also presented.
ACCESSION #
82348232

 

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