Review: Meglitinide analogues reduce glucose levels in type 2 diabetes, but morbidity and mortality effects are unknown

November 2007
ACP Journal Club;Nov/Dec2007, Vol. 147 Issue 3, p65
Academic Journal
The article offers information on a study investigating the effectiveness of meglitinide analogues (MAs) for patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM). It describes the procedure and randomized controlled trials (RCTs), that were conducted during the study. The study revealed that MAs reduce the glucose level in patients with type 2 DM, but its effects on the morbidity and mortality on the patients is unknown.


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