Amylin's metreleptin reduces blood glucose, improves diabetes

06/6/2011 | Drug Store News · Forbes

Amylin Pharmaceuticals' metreleptin drug, which functions like the hormone leptin, improved diabetes and lipid control in patients with partial lipodystrophy, experts reported at the annual meeting of The Endocrine Society in Boston. The firm said those who took metreleptin had reduced blood glucose and triglyceride levels and most were able to reduce or stop taking other diabetes medications.

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