Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • adj

Antonyms for postprandial

following a meal (especially dinner)


References in periodicals archive ?
The company said Avexitide is a well-characterised, first-in-class, 31-amino acid GLP-1 antagonist that selectively targets and blocks GLP-1 receptors, normalising insulin secretion by the pancreas, and thereby reducing postprandial hypoglycemia.
Beneficial effects of single bout exercise on postprandial glucose responses extend to low effort modalities such as light to moderate intensity walking (59-67% HRpeak) and standing (Aadland and H0stmark, 2008; Nygaard et al., 2009, Lunde et al., 2012; Thorp et al., 2014).
Sarcopenia, the age-related pathological loss of skeletal muscle mass and muscle function, is largely related to an impaired sensitivity of muscle protein synthesis to postprandial anabolic stimuli induced by amino acids, insulin, and other protein metabolism-related nutrients and hormones." Concerning dietary interventions, the author states:
Postprandial glucose levels among non-obese subjects were 105.5 mg/dl whereas obese subjects showed higher postprandial glucose level of 115.5 mg/dl.
Effects of rosiglitazone and metformin on postprandial paraoxonase-1 and monocyte chemoattractant protein-1 in human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients with lipodystrophy.
Preprandial blood glucose level measurements were collected immediately before boluses of insulin were administered and postprandial blood glucose level measurements were collected at two hours post-meal (2h post-meal).
Premeal insulin doses were adjusted according to 2 h postprandial glucose levels (0900, 1300, and 1900) to achieve the target of glucose [less than or equal to] 10.0 mmol/L.
(3,5,6) This translates into stimulating insulin and inhibiting glucagon in the postprandial state only if the glucose levels are abnormal, thereby protecting against hypoglycemia.
Impact of postprandial glucose control on diabetes-related complications: How is the evidence evolving?
Postprandial hyperglycemia and oxidative stress are implicated in the pathophysiology of type 2 diabetes.
Suppression or oral sweet taste sensation with Gymnema sylvestre affects postprandial gastrointestinal blood flow and gastric emptying in humans.
Hence, this study was undertaken to look for any significant difference in fasting and postprandial values of TSH and Free T4 in the blood samples from children.