Navigation Links
New Study Showed Lantus(R) Plus One, Two or Three Shots of Apidra(R) Lowered Patients' Blood Sugar
Date:6/6/2009

"By combining basal insulin Lantus(R) plus Apidra(R) mealtime insulin at one, two or three meals throughout the day, we observed A1C reductions with many patients achieving the target A1C of less than 7 percent," stated Mayer Davidson, M.D., Professor of Medicine, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California.

From a mean A1C of 9.8% at minus week 14, A1C decreased by 2.5%, with 37% of patients reaching A1C<7% at the end of the run-in period. Patients not at goal (n=343) were randomized to 24 weeks of treatment.

Baseline characteristics were comparable among the 3 arms: 50% female, 63% white, age 53 years, weight 106 kg, BMI 37 kg/m squared, A1C 7.9%, FPG 120 mg/dl, and diabetes duration of 10 years.

In all groups, A1C improved from baseline to week 24. The percentage of patients achieving A1C<7% at week 24 was greater in the group receiving Apidra(R) three times daily (45.1%) versus the group receiving Apidra(R) one time daily (29.7%, P=0.017) and the group receiving Apidra(R) two times daily (33.3%, P=0.045) in the modified intent to treat population.

About Diabetes

Diabetes is a chronic, widespread condition in which the body does not produce or properly use insulin, the hormone needed to transport glucose (sugar) from the blood into the cells of the body for energy. More than 230 million people worldwide are living with the disease and this number is expected to rise to a staggering 350 million within 20 years. It is estimated that nearly 24 million Americans have diabetes, including an estimated 5.7 million who remain undiagnosed. At the same time, approximately 40 percent of those diagnosed are not achieving the blood sugar control target of A1C <7 percent recommended by the ADA. The A1C test measures average blood glucose levels over the past two- to three-month period.

About sanofi-aventis

Sanofi-aventis U.S. is an affil
'/>"/>

SOURCE sanofi-aventis
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine technology :

1. Large, Long-Term Study Shows Avandia Has No Increased Overall Cardiovascular Risk Compared to Other Commonly Used Diabetes Medicines
2. Study Demonstrating Lurasidone Is Effective in Patients With Schizophrenia Published in The Journal of Clinical Psychiatry
3. IMPACT Study Showed Longer Valcyte(R) (valganciclovir hydrochloride tablets) Treatment Demonstrated Better Protection Against Cytomegalovirus (CMV) Disease One Year Post-Transplant
4. Data From Clinical Study of bioTheranostics Molecular Diagnostic Test Presented at American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting
5. Keryx Biopharmaceuticals Announces Positive Data from a Randomized, Multi-Center, Placebo-Controlled, Phase 2 Combination Study of KRX-0401 (Perifosine) in the Treatment of Advanced Metastatic Colon Cancer
6. Trubion Announces Positive Data From a Phase 1 / 2 Study of TRU-016 for the Treatment of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL)
7. Entremed Presents Results of ENMD-2076 Phase 1 Study in Advanced Cancer Patients
8. Results and Additional Analyses From Study Show That Cortheras Relaxin for Acute Heart Failure is the Strongest Predictor of Improved Longer-Term Outcomes Following Hospital Discharge When Compared to Other Variables
9. Ironwood and Forest Present Additional Positive Phase 2b Study Results for Linaclotide in Patients With Irritable Bowel Syndrome With Constipation
10. Study Showed Lillys GEMZAR(R) (gemcitabine HCl for injection) Improved Progression-Free Survival in Cervical Cancer Patients
11. Keryx Biopharmaceuticals Reports Positive Data from a Randomized, Multi-Center, Placebo-Controlled, Phase 2 Combination Study of KRX-0401 (Perifosine) in the Treatment of Advanced Metastatic Colon Cancer
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/31/2015)... , July 31, 2015  Physicians and payers ... the biopharmaceutical market. Patients are better informed and ... and switching therapies. This shift in power is ... efforts toward patient-focused marketing. As part ... have learned it,s important to educate, communicate and ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... N.C. , July 31, 2015  In today,s ... customers who are increasingly mobile, increasingly connected, and increasingly ... growing variety of customer interaction channels and tools is ... including social media. According to research ... over the counter (OTC) segment in a call center ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... -- Seeger Weiss LLP is reporting that on July 13, 2015, ... C.R. Bard, the manufacturer of Inferior vena cava (IVC) ... the agency found at two of Bard,s facilities. Bard was ... them during Inspectional Observations that occurred on November 18, 2014, ... , location and on October 6, 2014, through November ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Consumers Forcing Pharmaceutical Industry to Shift its Marketing Focus from Products to Patients 2Best Practices in Building World-Class Consumer & Over-the-Counter Call Centers 2Seeger Weiss LLP Reports That The FDA Has Issued A Warning Letter To IVC Filter Manufacturer, C.R. Bard 2Seeger Weiss LLP Reports That The FDA Has Issued A Warning Letter To IVC Filter Manufacturer, C.R. Bard 3
... Cornerstone Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a privately-held pharmaceutical company, announced ... Ph.D., a founding member of the Whitehead Institute for ... has joined the company,s Scientific Advisory Board. , ... oncogene (the ras oncogene that causes normal ...
... Oct. 7 AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. (NYSE: AHS ... will host its quarterly conference call to discuss third quarter ... Time. The company also expects to issue an earnings news ... market at approximately 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time. , A live ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Cornerstone Pharmaceuticals Adds Acclaimed Cancer Research Pioneer Robert A. Weinberg, Ph.D. to Its Scientific Advisory Board 2Cornerstone Pharmaceuticals Adds Acclaimed Cancer Research Pioneer Robert A. Weinberg, Ph.D. to Its Scientific Advisory Board 3AMN Healthcare Services to Host 2009 Third Quarter Earnings Conference Call on Thursday, October 29, 2009 2
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... July 31, 2015 , ... Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin and ... their social media profiles to better connect with the public. The agency website ... information, share insights and opinions. The Rally Insurance Group, Inc.’s pledge to provide ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... (PRWEB) , ... July 31, 2015 , ... According to the article published ... of the Pasadena courthouse was contained and extinguished by the city’s fire department before it ... the building at the time of the fire, and it was a fire alarm system ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... July 31, 2015 , ... ... and potential patients alike on various plastic surgery procedures including, but not limited ... such popular dermatology procedures like Botox and fillers. , Staying up to ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... July 31, 2015 , ... Creating one of the most ... pursuit of a visionary image that goes beyond the boundaries of fertility medicine. ... has reached extraordinary heights with dependable patient support, affordable treatments, unending hope, and high ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... July 31, 2015 , ... The Mount Sinai Health System will ... evaluate the potential of related, experimental treatments. The collaboration moves into the next phase ... Columbia Care one of five state licenses to produce and dispense medical marijuana. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Rally Insurance Group, Inc. Connects to Customers Through Re-branded Social Media Profiles 2Health News:Article on Recent Pasadena Courtroom Fire Highlights the Effectiveness of Fire Alarm Systems, Says Fire Protection Group Inc 2Health News:Article on Recent Pasadena Courtroom Fire Highlights the Effectiveness of Fire Alarm Systems, Says Fire Protection Group Inc 3Health News:Cosmetic Town: Now Providing Interactive And Vital Medical Knowledge 2Health News:New Hope IVF Now Offers Most Affordable Assisted Reproductive Treatment in the UAE 2Health News:New Hope IVF Now Offers Most Affordable Assisted Reproductive Treatment in the UAE 3Health News:Mount Sinai to Collaborate with Columbia Care on Medical Marijuana Research 2Health News:Mount Sinai to Collaborate with Columbia Care on Medical Marijuana Research 3
... , ... Citrix to Deliver a Sophisticated Approach to Application Whitelisting by Verifying Insecure Software and ... , ... March 30, 2010 -- Lumension , a global leader in endpoint management and ...
... ... , ... (PRWEB) March 30, 2010 -- Canadian Web Hosting ( http://www.canadianwebhosting.com ), a leading provider ... for their popular affiliate program. The immediate increase from $35 to $60 for sales ...
... German researchers determined that concentrations of the sex hormones, ... a positive effect on the regenerative potential of cartilage ... fluid of men and women might be beneficial in ... damaged tissue. Details of this evidence-based study appear ...
... ... earns certification from the American Board of Plastic Surgery, demonstrating high levels of skill, ... ... Christopher G. Williams , a leading plastic and reconstructive surgeon at Park Meadows Cosmetic ...
... women who have previously given birth may explain the ... new research at the University of Illinois at Chicago. ... the risk of breast cancer over the long term, ... an increased risk for breast cancer during pregnancy and ...
... C-reactive protein may affect decision-making and self-control , MONDAY, ... C-reactive protein (CRP) are associated with problems in executive ... a German study. , CRP is considered an indicator ... underwent brain scans and were given tests of verbal ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Lumension Partners With Citrix To Advance Desktop Virtualization Security 2Health News:Lumension Partners With Citrix To Advance Desktop Virtualization Security 3Health News:Lumension Partners With Citrix To Advance Desktop Virtualization Security 4Health News:Lumension Partners With Citrix To Advance Desktop Virtualization Security 5Health News:Canadian Web Hosting Increases Affiliate Incentive 2Health News:Hormone replacement in joint fluid has potential regenerative effect 2Health News:Skilled Colorado Plastic Surgeon Dr. Christopher G. Williams Earns Full Board Certification 2Health News:Skilled Colorado Plastic Surgeon Dr. Christopher G. Williams Earns Full Board Certification 3Health News:Clues to pregnancy-associated breast cancer found 2
ALPHAGAN® (brimonidine tartrate ophthalmic solution) 0.2% is indicated for lowering IOP in patients with open-angle galucoma or ocular hypertension....
ALPHAGAN® P (brimonidine tartrate ophthalmic solution) 0.15% is medication in the form of an eye drop that is used to lower the pressure inside your eye(s), also referred to as intraocular pressu...
... a prescription eye drop that your ... after your cataract surgery. Cataract surgery ... them to become inflamed. The key ... redness and swelling. If left untreated, ...
... The AquaFlow™ Collagen Glaucoma Drainage ... deep sclerectomy procedure has been proven ... minimizing both the complications often associated ... need for medications. As a result, ...
Medicine Products: