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Gatifloxacin-Induced Hyperglycemia

Marc R. Happe, DO; Brian P. Mulhall, MD; Corinne L. Maydonovitch, BS; and Kent C. Holtzmuller, MD
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From Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307.

Disclaimer: The opinions or assertions contained herein are those of the authors and are not to be construed as official policy of the U.S. Department of the Army or the U.S. Department of Defense.

Ann Intern Med. 2004;141(12):968-699. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-141-12-200412210-00021
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Course of therapy in patient 1 (top) and patient 2 (bottom).

Arrows represent first doses of gatifloxacin, and dotted lines represent insulin administration. The dashed line in the bottom panel represents the hemoglobin A1c level (normal range, 4.5% to 5.7%) for patient 2. To convert serum glucose values to mmol/L, multiply by 0.0555.

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