HyperstatActive Ingredient(s): Diazoxide
FDA Approved: * January 22, 1973
Pharm Company: * SCHERING
Category: Blood Pressure
Diazoxide, sold under the brand name Proglycem and Balila (India), is a medication used to treat low blood sugar due to a number of specific causes. This includes islet cell tumors that cannot be removed and leucine sensitivity. It can also be used in refractory cases of sulfonylurea toxicity. It is generally taken by mouth. Common side effects include high blood sugar, fluid retention, low blood pl... [wikipedia]* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.