Jentadueto is an oral formulation of linagliptin and metformin indicated as an adjunct therapy to diet and exercise for treating type 2 diabetes.
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In a randomized controlled study, adding metformin to androgen deprivation therapy for low-tumor-volume metastatic hormone-sensitive prostate cancer significantly delayed development of castration-resistant disease.
To check for renal insufficiency and ward off complications, such as lactic acidosis, I calculate the creatinine clearance of my diabetic patients taking metformin (Glucophage). At what creatinine clearance should I discontinue the medication? Does this value vary with gender or age?—Ivanka Vassileva, MD, Lawton, Okla. Clinicians are now being forced to navigate through often…
Farxiga is indicated as an adjunct to diet and exercise to improve glycemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes.
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With the direct correlation between metformin use and vitamin B12 deficiency established, implementation of guidelines for B12 screening should be considered.
Review provides moderate-strength evidence of reduction in BMI from baseline at six months.
Metformin, the first-line drug of choice for controlling type 2 diabetes, has performed favorably in a study comparing its long-term risks with those of individual insulin secretagogues.
Patients who forget to take Metformin SR twice daily can be switched to Metformin XR with once daily dosing.
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Results seen in post hoc analysis performed in Diabetes Prevention Program Outcomes Study.
Glyburide, metformin HCl; 2.5mg/500mg, 5mg/500mg; tabs.