Navigation Links
ACTOS Linked to Several Cardiovascular Benefits

Studies presented at the 42nd Annual Meeting of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD) has revealed that ACTOS? (pioglitazone HCl), an oral// antidiabetic medication, demonstrated significant cardiovascular benefits such as reducing the risk of heart attack and/or C and acute coronary syndrome in patients with type 2 diabetes.

Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of premature death in patients with diabetes. An estimated 171 million people worldwide have diabetes, and CVD is responsible for 50% to 80% of deaths in people with diabetes.

"We are continuing to see the benefits of ACTOS beyond glycemic control," said Erland Erdmann, M.D., chairman of the PROactive Executive Committee and director of the Clinic III for Internal Medicine, University of Cologne, Germany. "We know that patients with diabetes are two to four times more likely to develop heart disease or have a stroke than people without diabetes. The data presented at EASD showed that ACTOS can have a positive effect on several measures of cardiovascular disease outcomes in high-risk patients with type 2 diabetes."

Reduced Occurrence of Major Adverse Cardiovascular Events (MACE)

Results from one of the studies showed that ACTOS significantly reduced the occurrence of major adverse cardiovascular events (MACE), such as heart attacks, nonfatal stroke, acute coronary syndrome and cardiovascular death in high-risk patients with type 2 diabetes. Compared to placebo, patients treated with ACTOS demonstrated statistically significant risk reductions of heart attacks (23 percent, P=0.046), the combined risk of cardiovascular death, nonfatal heart attack or nonfatal stroke (18 percent, P=0.020) and the combined risk of all-cause mortality, nonfatal heart attack, nonfatal stroke or acute coronary syndrome (17 percent, P=0.010). These results were part of the landmark PROactive (PROspective PioglitAzone Clinical Trial In MacroVascular Event
'"/>




Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. Low Cholesterol Linked to Severe Depression and Violent Behavior in Men
2. Cough Syrup Ingredient Linked to Stroke
3. Irregular Periods Linked to Diabetes
4. Hormones Linked To Migraines
5. Triglycerides Linked To Stroke Risk
6. Smoking Linked To Low Infant Birth Weight
7. Nausea Linked To Anxiety And Depression
8. Painkiller Linked to Deaths
9. High Levels of Protein Linked to Brain Shrinkage
10. Snoring Linked To Headaches
11. Hormone Therapy Linked to Dementia
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: ACTOS Linked Several Cardiovascular Benefits

(Date:9/16/2014)... QuickMedical, a national leader in the ... veteran-owned small business has officially launched three new ... Nipro Medical, and CP Medical Sutures. , ... best, most affordable medical equipment and supplies. To ... effort to reach new medical facilities, QuickMedical has ...
(Date:9/16/2014)... (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 True Science Cosmetics, ... lip gloss that true-ly pampers lips from the inside out ... all day. , “The creation of true lipz™ came about ... dry, dehydrated lips no matter what products we used. ... looked great on, but could actually hydrate and moisturize throughout ...
(Date:9/16/2014)... New Jersey (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 ... healthbeautydistributors.com, the drug-free, FDA approved Cefaly device for chronic ... 2014 for sales in the United States. Until now, ... with the manufacturer located in Belgium and wait 2-3 ... is located in the United States and once prescription ...
(Date:9/16/2014)... peep-toe shoe is a woman's shoe (usually a pump, ... which there is an opening at the toe-box which ... beginning in the 1940s, but disappeared by the 1960s. ... before falling out of fashion by the mid-1990s. More ... such as "peep-toe boots" appearing. After months of preparation ...
(Date:9/15/2014)... Club wear is provocative, revealing, or fetish clothing that is ... relaxed dress code. There are various types of clothing items ... of the club, the club's dress code and the weather. ... delightedly pronounced its new series of delicate club wears; all ... A nightclub (also known as a discothèque, or simply a ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:True Science Cosmetics, LLC Launches True Lipz™ 2Health News:Cefaly Migraine Treatment Device Now Readily Available For Widespread Purchase in United States 2Health News:Nice Peep Toes Are For Sale At Fecbek.com 2Health News:Delicate Club Wears Are For Sale At Fecbek.com 2
... you that already! Older adults are more ... shared or not shared information with, according to a new ... the kind of memory faux pas that can lead to ... doctor,s office. Ironically, after making these memory errors older adults ...
... HealthDay Reporter , MONDAY, Aug. 30 (HealthDay ... pain in patients with nerve pain stemming from injuries ... with chronic nerve pain were taught to take a ... pipe, three times a day, for five days. The ...
... Quebec, Australia and the United Kingdom by publicly ... CMAJ ( Canadian Medical Association Journal ) (pre-embargo ... million Canadians (19% of the population) currently use ... recent years. A 2009 review of studies indicates ...
... 30 August 2010 - The notion that cutting or ... difficult to understand for most people, but it is ... themselves. Individuals with borderline personality disorder experience ... regulation skills. This group of people also displays high ...
... heart rhythm disorder is resulting in an alarming number ... A research team led by Professor Prash Sanders, ... Centre at the Royal Adelaide Hospital, found that hospital ... in Australia over a 15-year period. These findings ...
... Elsevier, a world-leading publisher of scientific, technical ... the launch of SciVerse, an innovative platform that ... scientific community to collaborate on the development of ... to releasing the APIs (application programming interfaces) for ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Older adults experience 'destination amnesia' 2Health News:Smoked Marijuana May Ease Chronic Nerve Pain 2Health News:Smoked Marijuana May Ease Chronic Nerve Pain 3Health News:Hurts so good -- neural clues to the calming effects of self-harm 2Health News:Heart disorder hits national epidemic proportions 2Health News:Elsevier introduces SciVerse, an innovative platform for accelerating science 2
(Date:9/16/2014)... NEW PROVIDENCE, N.J. , Sept. 16, 2014 ... a paper on the critical elements of installing and ... deliver systems at the American Society of Plumbing Engineers ... the Chicago Sheraton Hotel and Towers in ... West , program manager of Hospital Services for Linde ...
(Date:9/16/2014)... LONDON and BOSTON , September ... its Chief Scientific Officer, Fiona Marshall , will give ...   G protein-coupled receptors using StaR ® ... " Advances in Drug Discovery and Development " virtual symposium ... American Chemical Society. The virtual symposium is on Wednesday, 24 ...
(Date:9/15/2014)... and NEW YORK , ... Pharnext SAS and the Hereditary Neuropathy Foundation (HNF) announced ... the awareness around Charcot-Marie-Tooth (CMT) disease and support the ... Pharnext will provide financial support to ... and development of a specific section in the HNF ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Linde Healthcare experts to present details on installation of medical oxygen storage and distribution systems at ASPE convention 2Linde Healthcare experts to present details on installation of medical oxygen storage and distribution systems at ASPE convention 3Heptares to Present on Structure-Based Drug Design Using G Protein-Coupled Receptors at Inaugural Chemistry & Engineering News Virtual Symposium 2Pharnext and the Hereditary Neuropathy Foundation Collaborate to Increase Awareness of Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease 2Pharnext and the Hereditary Neuropathy Foundation Collaborate to Increase Awareness of Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease 3Pharnext and the Hereditary Neuropathy Foundation Collaborate to Increase Awareness of Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease 4
... (NYSE: BSX ) will webcast its conference call ... 2011 on Thursday, July 28, at 8:00 a.m. ET. ... and Chief Executive Officer, and Jeff Capello, Executive Vice President ... the discussion will be available via Boston Scientific,s website.  Webcast ...
... July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Owing to high-pressure life, ... fast food instead of traditional cooking, meanwhile, less and ... disadvantageous factors have affected people,s health . To ... just as its name implies, are the instruments used ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Boston Scientific to Webcast Conference Call Discussing Second Quarter 2011 Financial Results 2To Find the Key to Healthy Life 2
... is a national reference laboratory and a ... development. ARUP offers an extensive test menu ... in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by ... include more than half of the nation's ...
... a national reference laboratory and a worldwide ... ARUP offers an extensive test menu of ... clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by the ... more than half of the nation's university ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference laboratory ... research and development. ARUP offers an extensive ... medical tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. ... Laboratories' clients include more than half of ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference ... laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an ... unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic ... ARUP Laboratories' clients include more than half ...
Medicine Products: