Endodiabesity

The North West of England Endocrinology, Diabetes and Obesity Newsletter

Metformin and insulin versus insulin alone for type 2 diabetes

Posted by Akheel Syed on 20 April, 2012

BMJ 2012;344:e1771

“The researchers say the combination leads to better blood sugar control, less weight gain and less need for insulin. However, they also suggest that more trials are needed to provide firm evidence about the long term benefits and harms of the combination and specifically about the risks of premature death.” – BMJ Press Release

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