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The effect of canagliflozin on fatty liver disease and insulin production in patients with type 2 diabetes

Posted by on Dec 1, 2018 in Diabetes mellitus | 0 comments

In a nutshell The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of canagliflozin (Invokana) on insulin secretion and action along with changes in liver fat deposits and weight loss in patients with type 2 diabetes (T2D). The main finding of the study was that canagliflozin improved insulin secretion and usage, increased weight loss and...

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The effect of liraglutide on liver fat content in patients with uncontrolled type 2 diabetes

Posted by on Nov 21, 2016 in Diabetes mellitus | 0 comments

In a nutshell The authors aimed to determine the effect of liraglutide (Victoza) on liver fat content in patients with uncontrolled type 2 diabetes.  The authors concluded that six months treatment with liraglutide significantly reduced liver fat content in patients with uncontrolled type 2 diabetes by reducing body weight.   Some...

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Long-term pioglitazone in patients with NASH and prediabetes or type 2 diabetes

Posted by on Nov 14, 2016 in Diabetes mellitus | 0 comments

In a nutshell The authors aimed to determine the effectiveness and safety of long-term pioglitazone (Actos) treatment in patients with nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) and prediabetes or type 2 diabetes.  The authors concluded that long-term pioglitazone treatment is safe and effective in patients with NASH and prediabetes or type 2...

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Can non-alcoholic fatty liver disease increase the risk of kidney disease in type 2 diabetics?

Posted by on Dec 4, 2015 in Diabetes mellitus | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study examined whether non-alcoholic fatty liver disease increases the risk of diabetic kidney disease. Some background Long-term hyperglycemia (high blood glucose levels) can result in many complications for patients with type 2 diabetes (T2D). Diabetic nephropathy is a progressive kidney disease whereby the blood vessels...

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