Insulin antagonists are used to treat hypoglycemia. They work by increasing glucose to raise blood sugar levels.

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Insulin Antagonists
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Prices for Popular Insulin Antagonists

Popularity Brand Name (Generic Name) GoodRx Fair Price Price Trend
glucagon
266
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GLUCAGON occurs naturally in the body. It increases blood sugar. This medicine is used as an emergency treatment for severely low blood sugar in diabetic patients, especially if they are not able to take sugar by mouth. It is also used as a diagnostic aid in X-ray examinations of the stomach and other digestive organs.
Glucagen
264
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GLUCAGON occurs naturally in the body. It increases blood sugar. This medicine is used as an emergency treatment for severely low blood sugar in diabetic patients, especially if they are not able to take sugar by mouth. It is also used as a diagnostic aid in X-ray examinations of the stomach and other digestive organs.

Note: Popularity is based on total prescriptions for the brand and generic versions of each drug, regardless of the condition being treated. Some drugs are prescribed for multiple conditions.

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