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Re: [IP] Type 2 question

In a message dated 5/8/00 1:43:15 PM US Eastern Standard Time, 
email @ redacted writes:

<< was sent home with Diabeta(?) >>

Diabeta is a sulfonylurea, a class of medication that stimulates the pancreas 
to release more insulin. Other oral agents available for type 2 include meds 
that sensitize the body to insulin, slow down the aborption of carbohydrates 
or slow down the release of glucose from the liver.

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