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Avalon, TPG Lead $15M Deal to Advance Metformin as Cancer Drug

Metformin has long been the first-line drug of choice for treating type 2 diabetes. While insulin may be better known (it’s been available since the 1920s), metformin was introduced in the UK in 195...

Vitamin B12 deficiency seen with long-term metformin use

Biochemical vitamin B12 deficiency and anemia were associated with long-term use of metformin, according to findings from the Diabetes Prevention Program Outcomes Study. Jill P. Crandall, MD, professo...

Metformin Active in Reducing Colorectal Polyp Recurrence

Dr David Kerr reports on a randomized study in which low-dose metformin reduced recurrence of colorectal polyps from 56% to 38%. Is metformin potentially another strategy to prevent colorectal cancer?...

Metformin-containing Drugs: Drug Safety Communication - Revised Warnings for Certain Patients With Reduced Kidney Function

Audience: Pharmacy, Nephrology, Internal Medicine, Patient ISSUE: FDA is requiring labeling changes regarding the recommendations for metformin-containing medicines for diabetes to expand metformin’...

Metformin Safer for Heart Than Other Common Type 2 Diabetes Drugs: Study

MONDAY, April 18, 2016 -- Metformin, the most frequently prescribed standalone drug for type 2 diabetes, is better for the heart than its closest competitors, a large analysis suggests. Metformin redu...

Combination metformin, Invokana reduces HbA1c, body weight

In drug-naive patients with type 2 diabetes, a combination of Invokana and metformin was more effective than monotherapy with either drug, according to recent findings. Researchers also found Invokana...

New Study Indicates That Metformin Has the Potential to Prevent, Treat Preeclampsia

An article published in the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology reports that a commonly-used drug for the treatment of diabetes, metformin, may have the potential to prevent and treat preecl...

FDA OKs Metformin Drugs for Patients With Kidney Impairment

(MedPage Today) -- The change removes a restriction on metformin compounds

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Evaluating the Effects of Metformin Use on Height in Children and Adolescents: A Meta-analysis of Randomized Clinical Trials.

Metformin hydrochloride use is increasing in children and adolescents. Previous meta-analyses have identified a large variability in the effects of metformin use on body mass index changes but have no...

Metformin and the gastrointestinal tract.

Metformin is an effective agent with a good safety profile that is widely used as a first-line treatment for type 2 diabetes, yet its mechanisms of action and variability in terms of efficacy and side...

Early Discontinuation of Metformin in Individuals Treated with Inhibitors of Transporters of Metformin.

The aim of this study was to examine the risk of early discontinuation of metformin as a proxy for intolerance, associated with use of drugs known to inhibit transporters involved in metformin distrib...

Metformin Improves Diabetic Bone Health by Re-Balancing Catabolism and Nitrogen Disposal.

Metformin, a leading drug used to treat diabetic patients, is reported to benefit bone homeostasis under hyperglycemia in animal models. However, both the molecular targets and the biological pathways...

Variations in Metformin Prescribing for Type 2 Diabetes.

Reasons for suboptimal metformin prescribing are unclear, but may be due to perceived risk of lactic acidosis. The purpose of this study is to describe provider attitudes regarding metformin prescribi...

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