Insulin and Oral Agents (HLTH-268CE)

You will study the oral diabetes medications and insulins used in diabetes management in Canada, focusing on their actions, advantages/disadvantages of different regimens and principles of management. You will apply this information in client education, considering drug interactions and use of over-the-counter (OTC) medications. You will learn about complementary and alternative therapies and diabetes. You will become aware of financial and support programs for people living with diabetes.

Prerequisites: HLTH 269

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