Combining insulin with metformin or an insulin secretagogue in non-obese patients with type 2 diabetes: 12 month, randomised, double blind trial

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Søren S Lund, Lise Tarnow, Merete Frandsen, Bente B Nielsen, Birgitte V Hansen, Oluf Pedersen, Hans-Henrik Parving, Allan A Vaag

OBJECTIVES: To study the effect of insulin treatment in combination with metformin or an insulin secretagogue, repaglinide, on glycaemic regulation in non-obese patients with type 2 diabetes. DESIGN: Randomised, double blind, double dummy, parallel trial. SETTING: Secondary care in Denmark between 2003 and 2006. PARTICIPANTS: Non-obese patients (BMI
Original languageEnglish
JournalBMJ. British Medical Journal (International Ed.)
Volume339
Pages (from-to)b4324
ISSN0959-8146
Publication statusPublished - 2009

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Keywords: Blood Glucose; Carbamates; Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2; Double-Blind Method; Drug Therapy, Combination; Female; Hemoglobin A, Glycosylated; Humans; Hypoglycemia; Hypoglycemic Agents; Insulin; Male; Metformin; Middle Aged; Patient Compliance; Piperidines; Treatment Outcome; Weight Gain

Export Date: 7 January 2010Source: Scopus

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