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Wednesday, March 09, 2005

DIABETES

Xenical (orlistat) reduces the risk of diabetes by 37%, Metformin by 31%, Precose (acarbose) by 25%

Being overweight increases the risk of type 2 diabetes more than any other disease. Xenical (orlistat) reduces the risk of diabetes over a two-to-four year period by 37 percent according to paper from Canada. Read the entire article | Email this article
Posted by Larry Hobbs on Wed, Mar 09, 2005 9:02 am | [0] comments

Monday, February 14, 2005

ACARBOSE / METFORMIN

Acarbose plus diet causes more weight loss in diabetics than metformin plus diet: 7.7 lbs vs 2.2 lbs

Precose (acarbose) caused more weight loss than Glucophage (metformin) in type 2 diabetics according to a recent study. Read the entire article | Email this article
Posted by Larry Hobbs on Mon, Feb 14, 2005 11:07 am | [0] comments
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