General Information:

Id: 3,040 (click here to show other Interactions for entry)
Diseases: Diabetes mellitus, type II - [OMIM]
Insulin resistance
Major depressive disorder - [OMIM]
Mus musculus
male
article
Reference: Lambillotte C et al.(1997) Direct glucocorticoid inhibition of insulin secretion. An in vitro study of dexamethasone effects in mouse islets. J. Clin. Invest. 99: 414-423 [PMID: 9022074]

Interaction Information:

Comment This inhibition of the insulin secretion by dexamethasone is brought about by a decrease in the effectiveness of cytoplasmic Ca21 on the secretory process.
Formal Description
Interaction-ID: 27971

drug/chemical compound

Dexamethasone

decreases_activity of

drug/chemical compound

Ca2+

in cytoplasm, in pancreas, in pancreatic beta cells
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