Researchers combine two drugs to lower diabetics' blood sugar levels

07/29/2004 | Reuters

Combining GLP-1 with Actos appears to lower blood sugar levels in diabetics more effectively than either of the drugs used alone, according to Danish researchers in a published study. Each drug functions differently in lowering sugar levels, with GLP-1 stimulating the secretion of insulin and Actos causing cells to be more sensitive to insulin.

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