Also known as Non-Insulin dependent diabetes mellitis (NIDDM). It is the more common form f diabetes. 90% of total diabetic population. In this case insulin production by pancreas is not stopped. Infact the problem is peripheral utilization of insulin. Due to obesity or other factors insulin resistance is increased and it is not effective in lowering blood glucose level. So oral medicines are needed to lower insulin resistance and lower blood glucose level.
Type 2 diabetes:
by Mubeen Sheraz Published on: October 3, 2013 *Updated on December 6th, 2013,