6/3/2010

Canadian researchers found that patients who took a combination of metformin and GlaxoSmithKline's Avandia in a low dose were two-thirds less likely to develop Type 2 diabetes. The treatment appeared to prevent progression from prediabetes to full Type 2 diabetes without causing adverse effects such as heart failure or fluid retention, which are typically associated with the drugs.

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