hypoglycemic

adjective
hy·​po·​gly·​ce·​mic
variants: or chiefly British hypoglycaemic \ -​ˈsē-​mik How to pronounce hypoglycaemic (audio) \

Medical Definition of hypoglycemic

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : of, relating to, caused by, or affected with hypoglycemia a hypoglycemic reaction hypoglycemic patients
2 : producing a decrease in the level of sugar in the blood hypoglycemic drugs

hypoglycemic

noun
variants: or chiefly British hypoglycaemic

Medical Definition of hypoglycemic (Entry 2 of 2)

1 : one affected with hypoglycemia
2 : an agent that lowers the level of sugar in the blood

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“Hypoglycemic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hypoglycemic. Accessed 24 Sep. 2020.

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