Table 6.5-2. Nonantidiabetic drugs reported to cause hypoglycemia with indication of the QoE supporting such association

Moderate QoE

Low QoE

Very low QoE

Cibenzoline

Chloroquineoxaline sulfonamide

ACE inhibitors

Gatifloxacin

– Artesunate

– Artemisinin

– Artemether

ARBs

Pentamidine

IGF-1

Beta-adrenergic receptor antagonists

Quinine

Lithium

Levofloxacin

Indomethacin

– Propoxyphene

– Dextropropoxyphene

Disopyramide

Glucagon (during endoscopy)

 

Trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole

 

 

Heparin

 

 

6-Mercaptopurine

Adapted from Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism, March 2009, 94(3): 709-728.

ACE, angiotensin-converting enzyme; ARB, angiotensin receptor blocker; IGF-1, insulin-like growth factor 1; QoE, quality of evidence.