Study: Thiazolidinedione-statin combo may aid patients with diabetes

05/24/2011 | Renal and Urology News

A thiazolidinedione-statin combo reduced the levels of high-sensitivity C-reactive protein and improved the levels of fasting glucose and anti-inflammatory hormone adiponectin in participants compared with those who received a statin-placebo combo, experts reported at the annual meeting of the American Society of Hypertension. The findings suggest that the combination may curb systemic inflammation and onset of diabetes in high-risk patients, researchers added.

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