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Mesh term Dipeptidyl-Peptidase IV Inhibitors

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Hypoglycemic Agents
Protease Inhibitors

Description

Compounds that suppress the degradation of INCRETINS by blocking the action of DIPEPTIDYL-PEPTIDASE IV. This helps to correct the defective INSULIN and GLUCAGON secretion characteristic of TYPE 2 DIABETES MELLITUS by stimulating insulin secretion and suppressing glucagon release.



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