Navigation Links
Insulin drug study shows significant improvements in more than 52,000 diabetic patients
Date:3/2/2009

ce diagnosis was seven years.

  • Male patients were more likely to be receiving no pharmaceutical therapy at baseline than women (66 per cent versus 34 per cent), with 51 per cent of men and 49 per cent of women receiving insulin, with or without oral anti diabetic drugs.

  • Patients receiving no treatment had a lower average BMI (25) and average weight (69.7kg) than those who were on insulin, with or without oral antidiabetic drugs (BMI 27.5 and weight 73.6kg).

    Just under a hundred patients (0.19 per cent) reported 110 serious adverse drug problems. The most common was major hypoglycaemia, where glucose levels become very low, with 69 patients reporting 81 incidents. Other less frequent reactions included drug hypersensitivity, injection site reaction and rash.

    "Initiating insulin therapy with BIAsp 30, or switching patients from other medication to the drug, resulted in improved blood glucose control, fewer major incidents of major hypoglycaemia and improved patient satisfaction" concludes Professor Valensi.

    "These statistically significant results were observed in the cohort as a whole, across the three subgroups and in the eight individual countries that have so far reported their detailed results."


    '/>"/>


  • Contact: Annette Whibley
    wizard.media@virgin.net
    Wiley-Blackwell
    Source:Eurekalert

    Page: 1 2 3

    Related medicine news :

    1. Fat on chest and upper back increases risk of insulin resistance
    2. Scientists explain how insulin secreting cells maintain their glucose sensitivity
    3. Smart insulin nanostructures pass feasibility test, UT study reports
    4. FDA Clears MDN-CGS(R) Intravenous Insulin Dosing Software
    5. Mayo Clinic researchers: Insulin-boosting medication does not impair ability to survive heart attack
    6. Landmark trial to evaluate cardioprotective properties of insulin
    7. Medtronic Mediterranean Launches Worlds First Arabic-Language Integrated Insulin Therapy for Improved Diabetes Management
    8. BCP Veterinary Pharmacy Helps Cure Diabetic Cats with BCP PZI(R), the Closest Match to Feline Insulin Available
    9. Living donors may be best source of insulin-producing islets for diabetes treatment
    10. Insulin regulates the secretion of the antiaging hormome Klotho
    11. Protein power: Researchers trigger insulin production in diabetic mice
    Post Your Comments:
    *Name:
    *Comment:
    *Email:
    (Date:8/27/2015)... ... August 27, 2015 , ... ... , scheduled for October 27-29, 2015 in San Jose, CA. The first ... primarily focus on the void that exists where battery development and energy storage ...
    (Date:8/27/2015)... ... 2015 , ... More destinations and stores are becoming pet-friendly, making the family ... sharing some tips to help your whole family travel safely and comfortably. , According ... each year. Amica is sharing the following tips from the American Society for the ...
    (Date:8/27/2015)... ... August 27, 2015 , ... ... blending all in one machine with the Nutri Ninja® Auto-iQ Pro Complete and ... Auto-iQ™ Smooth Boost™ Technology that takes drink customization to a whole new level. ...
    (Date:8/27/2015)... ... 2015 , ... King Kullen, America’s First Supermarket, is celebrating 85 years of ... 1930 and recognized by the Smithsonian Institute as America’s First Supermarket, King Kullen changed ... Cullen & Kennedy families have created a culture of caring while building their business. ...
    (Date:8/27/2015)... ... August 27, 2015 , ... ... development solutions for drugs, biologics and consumer health products, today announced that Ms. ... FlyPharma Conference, to be held at the Radisson Blu Edwardian Hotel, London Heathrow, ...
    Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Infocast Hosting First Conference Dedicated to Powering Wearable Devices & the IoT 2Health News:Amica Unleashes 5 Tips for Safe Traveling with Pets 2Health News:SharkNinja's Nutri Ninja® Auto-iQ™ Pro Complete Delivers Power And Versatility In A Compact Design 2Health News:SharkNinja's Nutri Ninja® Auto-iQ™ Pro Complete Delivers Power And Versatility In A Compact Design 3Health News:SharkNinja's Nutri Ninja® Auto-iQ™ Pro Complete Delivers Power And Versatility In A Compact Design 4Health News:King Kullen Honors Their 85 Years of Success this August 2Health News:Clinical Trial Supply Chain Logistics to be Discussed By Catalent Expert at Upcoming Flypharma Conference 2
    ... NEW YORK, Jan. 29 MS -- Cold and ... adults and children each year, according to,the Centers for ... can lead,to complications, especially in children and the elderly. ... be given within two days,of the infection,s onset., ...
    ... OAK BROOK, Ill. A novel treatment for blood clots ... to a pilot study published in the February issue of ... with a fiber-binding thrombolytic agent effectively treats deep vein thrombosis ... , This treatment regimen is able to clear blood clots ...
    ... New reports released,today by the Kaiser Family Foundation,s Commission ... states in the past year and,a half to expand ... may be curtailed as a deteriorating economic climate and ... in the economy, the federal failure to reauthorize the ...
    ... 28 NightHawk,Radiology Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: NHWK ... groups across the United States, today announced its,preliminary, ... 31,2007. Results are subject to completion of the ... Results, The company expects to report 2007 ...
    ... Reminding People to Properly Care for Both their Body ,Engine, and Vehicle ... ... 28 Jiffy Lube today announces its,first-ever, nationwide cause-related campaign to support ... help eradicate,heart disease. Throughout February and March, 1,823 Jiffy Lube service,centers, more ...
    ... researchers is the first to conduct a genome-wide study ... to DNA mutations, which are implicated in cancer and ... of biology Kateryna Makova, the group investigated the simultaneous ... the susceptibility to mutations of microsatellites -- variable-length sequences ...
    Cached Medicine News:Health News:Flu and Fever Detection Facts for Dr. Mom 2Health News:Flu and Fever Detection Facts for Dr. Mom 3Health News:New therapy effectively treats deep vein thrombosis 2Health News:States Promoted Broader Coverage for Children in 2007, But Report That a Declining Economy Coupled With Lack of SCHIP Reauthorization and New Federal Rules Now Compromise Efforts to Reduce the Number of Uninsured 2Health News:States Promoted Broader Coverage for Children in 2007, But Report That a Declining Economy Coupled With Lack of SCHIP Reauthorization and New Federal Rules Now Compromise Efforts to Reduce the Number of Uninsured 3Health News:NightHawk Radiology Holdings, Inc. Announces Preliminary 2007 Results 2Health News:NightHawk Radiology Holdings, Inc. Announces Preliminary 2007 Results 3Health News:Jiffy Lube(R) Aims to Raise $1 Million for American Heart Association's Go Red For Women(TM) Movement 2Health News:Jiffy Lube(R) Aims to Raise $1 Million for American Heart Association's Go Red For Women(TM) Movement 3Health News:Jiffy Lube(R) Aims to Raise $1 Million for American Heart Association's Go Red For Women(TM) Movement 4Health News:Jiffy Lube(R) Aims to Raise $1 Million for American Heart Association's Go Red For Women(TM) Movement 5Health News:Scientists explore factors contributing to DNA mutations 2Health News:Scientists explore factors contributing to DNA mutations 3Health News:Scientists explore factors contributing to DNA mutations 4
    (Date:8/27/2015)... 2015  Hill-Rom Holdings, Inc., (NYSE: HRC ) ... the Morgan Stanley Global Healthcare Conference on September 16, ... invited to listen to the live discussion via the ... at https://cc.talkpoint.com/morg007/091615a_ae/?entity=49_UCJPU8N . A recorded replay ... the conclusion of the live event and accessible via ...
    (Date:8/27/2015)... The nation,s newest Actos trial gets underway Thursday, August 27 ... courtroom.  Attorneys representing two southern Nevada ... after using the diabetes drug Actos. "Takeda Pharmaceuticals ... that their drug Actos caused an increased risk of bladder ... hold Takeda responsible it is appropriate to seek substantial punitive ...
    (Date:8/27/2015)...  Mytrus, a technology and services company revolutionizing clinical trials, announced ... has received approval for use by Britain,s ... first time e-Consent technology will be used in a ... Mytrus was also the first electronic informed consent ... the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in 2011. It ...
    Breaking Medicine Technology:2 Billion Dollar Verdict Sought In Actos Trial 2Britain's National Health Service Approves The Use Of Mytrus Technology For Electronic Informed Consent In Clinical Trials 2Britain's National Health Service Approves The Use Of Mytrus Technology For Electronic Informed Consent In Clinical Trials 3Britain's National Health Service Approves The Use Of Mytrus Technology For Electronic Informed Consent In Clinical Trials 4Britain's National Health Service Approves The Use Of Mytrus Technology For Electronic Informed Consent In Clinical Trials 5Britain's National Health Service Approves The Use Of Mytrus Technology For Electronic Informed Consent In Clinical Trials 6Britain's National Health Service Approves The Use Of Mytrus Technology For Electronic Informed Consent In Clinical Trials 7
    ... , SAN DIEGO, Oct. 26 Horizon Therapeutics, ... an analysis from two pivotal Phase 3 trials ... HZT-501, a combination of ibuprofen with high-dose famotidine. ... risk factors for the development of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory ...
    ... Volcano Corporation (Nasdaq: VOLC ), a leader in ... and treatment of coronary and peripheral artery disease, today announced ... quarter and first nine months of fiscal 2009 on Thursday, ... to discuss its financial results and operating activities open to ...
    Cached Medicine Technology:Horizon Therapeutics Presents Phase 3 Study Results Identifying Risk Factors for Ulcer Development Among NSAID Users 2Horizon Therapeutics Presents Phase 3 Study Results Identifying Risk Factors for Ulcer Development Among NSAID Users 3Horizon Therapeutics Presents Phase 3 Study Results Identifying Risk Factors for Ulcer Development Among NSAID Users 4Volcano Corporation Schedules Third Quarter Conference Call, Webcast 2
    ... Medpor Channel Implants, designed to ... the surgeon with an excellent ... wall and floor blowout defects. ... for placement of one or ...
    The new Medpor Superior Lateral Orbital Rim is designed for subtle augmentation of the lateral and superior or orbital rims in patients who are hypoplasic in the superior-lateral aspect of the orbita...
    The new Medpor Orbital Rim Onlay Implants are designed to support the lower eyelid and lateral canthus in patients who have inadequate support due to congenital variation or changes with aging....
    ... handle. Divides nucleus for phacoemulsification. Nuclear division ... hardness can be pre-chopped with pre-chop forceps ... fragments is rapid. Risk of rupturing posterior ... sound time and minimal movement of phaco ...
    Medicine Products: