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Medications for the Treatment of Diabetes
190 pages
Medications for the Treatment of Diabetes

Topics Include: Sulfonylureas a-Glucosidase Inhibitors Glitazones Treatment of Hypertension in Patients with Diabetes Treatment of Hyperlipidemia in Patients with Diabetes Biguanides Overview of Medications Used to Treat Type 1 Diabetes

101 Medication Tips for People With Diabetes
121 pages
101 Medication Tips for People With Diabetes

Answers common questions about medications used to treat diabetes, and includes information on the effects of other medications on diabetes and avoiding harmful drug interactions.

Diabetes Medicine Booklet Diabetes Medicine Booklet

Facts about medicines (other than insulin) used to treat people with type 2 diabetes. Provides brand names and pros and cons of each type, including common side effects. Lists warning signs of high or low blood sugar.

Losing Weight with Your Diabetes Medication, How Byetta and Other Drugs Can Help You Lose More Weight than You Ever Thought Possible
240 pages
Losing Weight with Your Diabetes Medication, How Byetta and Other Drugs Can Help You Lose More Weight than You Ever Thought Possible

7 Only 15 percent: National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, “Insulin and Diabetes Medication Use,” National Diabetes Surveillance System, 27 May 2005, www.cdc.gov/diabetes/statistics/meduse/fig3.htm (13 December 2006). 7 Banting and Best: Michael Bliss, The Discovery of Insulin (Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1982). 8 UKPDS: “United Kingdom Prospective Diabetes Study 24: A 6Year, ...

Diabetes and Aging, An Issue of Clinics in Geriatric Medicine,
177 pages
Diabetes and Aging, An Issue of Clinics in Geriatric Medicine,

Antidiabetic Medications and Polypharmacy Emily P. Peron, PharmD, MS, BCPSa,*, Kelechi C. Ogbonna, PharmD, CGPb, Krista L. Donohoe, PharmD, BCPS, CGPc KEYWORDS Polypharmacy Adverse drug events Diabetic complications Hypoglycemic agents Geriatric syndromes KEY POINTS Polypharmacy, or the use of multiple medications, is common in older adults and more prevalent in older adults with diabetes. Medications used to treat diabetes and its complications may be ...

Diabetes Medications - News


Drug significantly cuts hypoglycemic events
Diabetes medications are the primary cause of hypoglycemia in T2DM. This increased hypoglycemia risk becomes even more pertinent in patients who eat irregularly or miss meals, such as during fasting. Hypoglycemia occurs when blood glucose drops below

Lisinopril Customers: Publix Offering Free 30-Day Supply
Publix also offers free supplies of seven common antibiotics and the diabetes medication metformin. For information, visit www.publix.com, and select "Free Medications" under the "Pharmacy" tab. Publix Super Markets Inc. is offering free 30-day

Prime Therapeutics Drug Trend Insights Reports One of the Lowest Drug Spending ...
Use of prescription drugs rose 1.6 percent, as Prime members filled an average of 12 prescriptions per year. For "focus drugs" used to treat the most common ailments such as high blood pressure and diabetes, drug use rose even faster, at 2.6 percent.

New drug target 'may help treat diabetes'
Senior author C Ronald Kahn said: "Many studies have shown that the mitochondria don't work well in those with diabetes. This points to a cause of why they don't work well." Meanwhile, a University of Alberta study revealed that diabetes-fighting drug

Santarus and Depomed Announce New U.S. Commercialization Agreement for ...
Santarus and Depomed Announce New U.S. Commercialization Agreement for ... GLUMETZA is contraindicated in patients with renal dysfunction, known hypersensitivity to metformin HCl or metabolic acidosis, including diabetic ketoacidosis. Use of concomitant medications that affect renal function or hemodynamic change may