Drug-induced hypoglycemia is low blood sugar that results from medication.
All of the following can cause blood sugar (glucose) levels to drop:
Even when diabetes is managed very carefully, the medications used to treat diabetes can result in drug-induced hypoglycemia. The condition may also occur when someone without diabetes takes a medicine used to treat diabetes. In rare cases, non-diabetes-related medicines may cause hypoglycemia.
Medications that can cause drug-induced hypoglycemia include:
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