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Dulaglutide better vs. insulin glargine, glimepiride for Chinese adults aiming to lower HbA1c without weight gain, hypoglycemia

11 days ago   |   By Healio

More Chinese adults with type 2 diabetes reduced their HbA1c to below 7% while not gaining weight or experiencing hypoglycemia when assigned dulaglutide vs. glimepiride or insulin glargine, according to findings published in the Journal of Diabetes Investigation.
“Effective patient-centered strategies for the treatment of type 2 diabetes should balance the benefits of glycemic control and the threat of weight gain and hypoglycemia,” Zhiguang Zhou, MD, PhD, of the department of metabolism and endocrinology at the Second Xiangya Hospital and Central South University in Changsha,
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