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Do glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor agonist drugs reduce heart disease and stroke in patients with diabetes?

Posted by on Nov 11, 2019 in Diabetes mellitus | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study examined if glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor agonist (GLP-1RA) drugs could reduce the rate of heart disease and stroke in patients with Type 2 diabetes (T2D). The authors found that fewer patients who received GLP-1RA drugs developed heart disease or stroke compared to those who received a placebo. Some background...

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Can albiglutide prevent heart attacks and strokes in patients with type 2 diabetes and heart disease?

Posted by on Oct 29, 2018 in Diabetes mellitus | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study investigated the safety and effectiveness of albiglutide (Tanzeum) in preventing cardiovascular events (CVE) such as heart attacks and strokes in patients with type 2 diabetes (T2D) and heart disease. The main finding was that albiglutide reduced the risk of CVE in these patients. Some background Patients with...

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