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Insulin Usually Better Than Oral Drugs For Type 2 Diabetes

According to a study published in, the combination of insulin and metformin may not benefit individuals with type 2 diabetes. Although the combination results in less weight gain, improved blood glucose control and less need for insulin, the researchers state that further research is required in order to provide solid evidence regarding the benefits and harms, as well as the risks of premature death.
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Combining Exenatide with Insulin May be 'Best Result Ever' for Diabetes Patients

Health : Newswise Medical News (4 years ago)

A new study finds that combining the newer diabetes drug exenatide with insulin provides better blood sugar control in patients with type 2 diabetes than insulin alone and helps promote weight loss. Read Post

'Diabetes Insulin Guidance System' Automatically Updates Weekly Insulin Dosage For Better Glycemic Control, Fewer Hypoglycemic Events

Health : Medical News Today (3 years ago)

Newly published results from a clinical study of the Diabetes Insulin Guidance System (DIGS™), under development by Hygieia, Inc., demonstrate DIGS' potential to improve blood glucose control for insulin-using patients with type 2 o... Read Post

New Type 2 Drug Could Improve Blood Glucose Control For Some People With Diabetes

Health : Medical News Today (4 years ago)

A new oral drug for Type 2 diabetes, dapagliflozin, has been identified as potentially helpful for people who have problems controlling blood glucose levels just using metformin. In a study of 534 people by researchers at Aston Univ... Read Post


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