U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
A 39-year-old member asked:

Do you know what two hormones interact to control the blood glucose levels?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Thomas Knecht
A Verified Doctoranswered
33 years experience
More than 2: Hi. The classic blood glucose (BG) regulating hormones are: insulin (the only hormone that LOWERS BG, and 4 hormones that RAISE BG - glucagon, cortisol, epinephrine, and growth hormone. Ain't endocrinology GRAND?! ;-)
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Jul 15, 2014
Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
24/7 visits - just $44!
50% off with $15/month membership


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.