1 doctor weighed in:

Is there any oral insulin product available for type 1 diabetics?

1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
Pediatrics - Endocrinology

In brief: No

Unfortunately, no.
Insulin is a hormone which, if ingested, would be rendered useless by the juices of the digestive tract.

In brief: No

Unfortunately, no.
Insulin is a hormone which, if ingested, would be rendered useless by the juices of the digestive tract.
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Peter Kurzweil
Board Certified,
46 years in practice
16M people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors