Drug-induced insulin autoimmune syndrome.
Although insulin autoimmune syndrome (IAS) was found to be strongly related with methimazole, rapidly increasing numbers of cases with alpha lipoic acid-induced IAS have been confirmed to be reported since 2003. As alpha lipoic acid has gained popularity as a supplement for dieting and anti-aging, a warning should be issued.
Diabetes Center, Tokyo Women's Medical University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan. firstname.lastname@example.org,
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