Benedict's reagent is a chemical reagent commonly used to detect presence of glucose in urine.
In Dec 2013 issue of Gems, we published the entry of SGLT2 inhibitors in the market, which acts on the proximal convoluted tubule promoting the excretion of excess blood sugar through the urine. This newsletter is published for free distribution through the Internet for doctors, patients and public for promoting healthy lifestyles.

Though urine sugar estimation has become obsolete, it is still practiced in the resource poor locations. Paradoxically, urine sugar estimation in patients on SGLT2 inhibitors can yield positive results despite well controlled diabetes a€“a strong message not to rely upon urine sugars from now on.

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  1. 20.01.2016 at 16:47:20

    Despite the dose of ADH, it suggests.

    Author: narkuwa_kayfuwa
  2. 20.01.2016 at 23:32:18

    Include complete blood count; protein.

    Author: qelbi_siniq