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Prolonged-release Metformin

Metformin, Glucient® SR (Consilient Health), prolonged-release tablets 500, 750 and 1000 mg
In theory, prolonged-release metformin as a diabetes drug should cause fewer gastro-intestinal adverse effects than metformin without prolonged release. ...

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Ten years of sitagliptin

  • Sitagliptin is an oral blood glucose lowering agent of the DPP-4 type, intended for use by patients with type 2 diabetes. Its registration has been extended from combination therapy with metformin or with pioglitazone to its use as a monotherap ...

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