- •Raising glucose quickly is critical in restoring homeostasis and ensuring the well-being of individuals experiencing severe hypoglycemia.
- •Glucagon intramuscular injections have been the standard of care for the treatment of hypoglycemia, but they are difficult for care partners to administer.
- •Glucagon nasal powder offers a relatively new, easy-to-use innovation for treating severe hypoglycemia in those with type 1 or 2 diabetes mellitus.
- •Empirical data suggest glucagon nasal powder is comparable to injectable glucagon regarding its action, half-life, peak, and adverse reactions.
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