Metabolic Effects of Topiramate in Obese Diabetics

August 2007
Travel Medicine Advisor;Aug2007, Vol. 17 Issue 8, p15
The article discusses a study on the metabolic effects of immediate-release topiramate (TOP) in diabetics. The drug promotes weight loss in patients with type 2 diabetes but has tolerability issues such as central nervous system and peripheral nervous system effects. Further improvement in the formulation of TOP should be enhanced for the metabolic management of diabetes.


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