Key clinical point: Empagliflozin reduced cardiovascular risk in patients with type 2 diabetes who were at high cardiovascular risk, making it the first antidiabetic drug
to have been shown to have such an effect.
Incidence of Acute Pancreatitis in Exenatide Initiators Compared to Other Antidiabetic Drug
Initiators: A Retrospective, Cohort Study.
CHIANG, CW; CHIU, HF; CHEN, CY; WU, HL & YANG, CY 2006: Trends in the use of oral antidiabetic drugs
by outpatients in Taiwan: 1997-2003.
Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention published an article that reports a positive effect for the antidiabetic drug
metformin in colorectal cancer survival among men and women with stage I-III colorectal cancer diagnosed between 2001 and 2006.
After reviewing the data, they compared groups treated either with a placebo or with another antidiabetic drug
The improvement was equivalent to what can be achieved with an oral antidiabetic drug
As Momordica charantia (bitter melon) is a commonly used botanical for DMII in developing nations such as India and Pakistan, the researchers set out to elucidate its impacts upon changes in the above parameters in comparison with the oral antidiabetic drug
Rosiglitazone is an oral antidiabetic drug
, manufactured by Sigma Chemical Company and marketed by Glaxo SmithKline.
It sets five new products such as a new cholesterol-lowering agent, NK-104, antihypertension drug, CS-866, and antidiabetic drug
, CS-011, as the main components of its product line.
The sodium-glucose cotransporter--2 inhibitors are the newest of these three antidiabetic drug
1 Antidiabetic Drug
Options for Youth with Recent-Onset Type 2 Diabetes
We herein critically review how the antidiabetic drug
metformin is getting reset to metabolically fight cancer.
San Diego, CA) commented on a study published in the August issue of Diabetes Care which demonstrates the positive clinical effects of the trace element chromium when combined with a commonly-prescribed oral antidiabetic drug
Sulfonylurea has been developed into an important part of an oral antidiabetic drug
ever since its first generation came into the market in 1956.
The common antidiabetic drug
metformin (Glucophage[R]), for example, reportedly depletes folic acid by affecting its absorption.