Pharmacy Diabetes

G-5.1 GLP Analogues-Overview

Glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor (GLP1R) agonists, (also known as GLP-1 receptor agonists or incretin mimetics) activates the GLP receptors in the beta cells in the pancreas (they are also found on neurons in the brain).

  • When activated GLP1R regulated blood glucose levels by increasing insulin secretion.