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New Study Links dLife to Increased Rx Drug Usage Among Diabetes Consumers
Date:3/3/2010

WESTPORT, Conn., March 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new study analyzing patient-level prescription data clearly demonstrates that dLife consumers take immediate and deeper action in treating their diabetes and co-morbid conditions after becoming engaged with dLife.  The study also confirms that dLife users test their blood sugar and take medications at a higher rate than non-dLife users.

In the study conducted by Crossix Solutions, Inc. ("Crossix"), the Rx purchasing habits of dLife members were analyzed prior to and after engaging with dLife.  In the period immediately following their engagement, as compared to the general population, more dLife diabetes consumers:

  • Begin Rx treatment for diabetes (+1600%)
  • Add insulin to their current treatment (+125%)
  • Switch from generic meds to branded (+50%)
  • Start test strip use (+700%)
  • Start on cholesterol (+160%) and high blood pressure meds (+150%)


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