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21. Metformin?s role in type 1 diabetes: the removal trial

Metformin?s role in type 1 diabetes: the removal trial Metformin’s Role in Type 1 Diabetes: the REMOVAL Trial – Clinical Correlations Search Metformin’s Role in Type 1 Diabetes: the REMOVAL Trial February 14, 2019 5 min read By William Plowe Peer Reviewed Metformin has been the first-line drug in type 2 diabetes for over a decade, but its possible benefit in type 1 diabetes (DM1) is still a matter of study. The American Diabetes Association lists metformin as an investigational agent that may (...) reduce insulin requirements in DM1, but it is not FDA-approved for that use. REMOVAL, a 2017 multicenter double-blind placebo-controlled study, studied metformin in adults with DM1. It is biologically plausible that metformin could have a role in DM1. Metformin, a biguanide, works by several mechanisms, including inhibition of gluconeogenesis and reducing insulin resistance. Importantly, in the UKPDS 34 study . Insulin resistance, the hallmark of type 2 diabetes, is often present in patients

2019 Clinical Correlations

22. Comparative effect of saxagliptin and glimepiride with a composite endpoint of adequate glycaemic control without hypoglycaemia and without weight gain in patients uncontrolled with metformin therapy: Results from the SPECIFY study, a 48-week, multi-centr

Comparative effect of saxagliptin and glimepiride with a composite endpoint of adequate glycaemic control without hypoglycaemia and without weight gain in patients uncontrolled with metformin therapy: Results from the SPECIFY study, a 48-week, multi-centr To compare the efficacy and safety of saxagliptin and glimepiride in type 2 diabetes (T2D) patients who are inadequately controlled with metformin monotherapy.In this 48-week, multi-centre, open-label, randomized, parallel trial (NCT02280486 (...) that, compared to glimepiride, saxagliptin more effectively achieves a composite endpoint of adequate glycaemic control without hypoglycaemia and without weight gain in T2D patients who are inadequately controlled with metformin monotherapy, especially in overweight patients with moderate hyperglycaemia and a relatively short duration of diabetes.© 2018 John Wiley & Sons Ltd.

2019 EvidenceUpdates

23. Association of Long-term Child Growth and Developmental Outcomes With Metformin vs Insulin Treatment for Gestational Diabetes

Association of Long-term Child Growth and Developmental Outcomes With Metformin vs Insulin Treatment for Gestational Diabetes Metformin is an emerging option for treating gestational diabetes (GDM). However, because metformin crosses the placenta, patients and clinicians are concerned with its long-term effect on child health.To estimate the association of treating GDM with metformin vs insulin with child growth and development.Population-based cohort study of New Zealand women treated (...) with metformin or insulin for GDM from 2005 to 2012 and their children. This study linked national health care data to create a cohort of mothers and their children, including data from maternity care, pharmaceutical dispensing, hospitalizations, demographic records, and the B4 School Check (B4SC) preschool health assessment. Women treated pharmacologically with metformin or insulin during pregnancy were included. We excluded pregnancies with evidence of diabetes and deliveries prior to 2013. Liveborn

2019 EvidenceUpdates

24. Metformin shows early promise for controlling clozapine-related weight gain

Metformin shows early promise for controlling clozapine-related weight gain Metformin shows early promise for controlling clozapine-related weight gain Discover Portal Discover Portal Metformin shows early promise for controlling clozapine-related weight gain Published on 30 August 2016 doi: People with schizophrenia who were taking clozapine had greater weight loss, reductions in waist circumference, and lower glucose and triglycerides, when given metformin compared to placebo (...) are unsuccessful. SIGN guidelines recommend considering the use of metformin, and this review suggests it is likely to be beneficial, though this is early stage research. Share your views on the research. Why was this study needed? Schizophrenia is a serious and chronic mental health condition. It affects around 1 in 100 people in their lifetime. Many respond to initial drug treatment but around 20% of people do not respond sufficiently well. After two attempts with different antipsychotic medicines

2019 NIHR Dissemination Centre

25. Metformin Improves Insulin Sensitivity and Vascular Health in Youth With Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus (Full text)

Metformin Improves Insulin Sensitivity and Vascular Health in Youth With Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of mortality in type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) and relates strongly to insulin resistance (IR). Lean and obese adolescents with T1DM have marked IR. Metformin improves surrogate markers of IR in T1DM, but its effect on directly measured IR and vascular health in youth with T1DM is unclear. We hypothesized that adolescents with T1DM have impaired vascular (...) function and that metformin improves this IR and vascular dysfunction.Adolescents with T1DM and control participants underwent magnetic resonance imaging of the ascending (AA) and descending aorta to assess pulse wave velocity, relative area change, and maximal (WSSMAX) and time-averaged (WSSTA) wall shear stress. Participants with T1DM also underwent assessment of carotid intima-media thickness by ultrasound, brachial distensibility by DynaPulse, fat and lean mass by dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry

2019 EvidenceUpdates PubMed

26. Sustained 52-week efficacy and safety of triple therapy with dapagliflozin plus saxagliptin versus dual therapy with sitagliptin added to metformin in patients with uncontrolled type 2 diabetes (Full text)

Sustained 52-week efficacy and safety of triple therapy with dapagliflozin plus saxagliptin versus dual therapy with sitagliptin added to metformin in patients with uncontrolled type 2 diabetes To compare the efficacy and safety of an intensification strategy of early triple combination therapy with dapagliflozin (DAPA) plus saxagliptin (SAXA) to a dual therapy strategy with sitagliptin (SITA) in patients with type 2 diabetes who are inadequately controlled with metformin (MET) monotherapy.This

2019 EvidenceUpdates PubMed

27. Type 2 diabetes: what's next after metformin?

Type 2 diabetes: what's next after metformin? Type 2 diabetes: what's next after metformin? | NPS MedicineWise 20 Years Of Helping Australians Make Better Decisions About Medicines, Medical Tests And Other Health Technologies. Log in Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google Signing you in Use another account OR Login Form Email Password Log in to NPS MedicineWise Forgot password Forgot password Email Send reset instructions Set new password Reset Password Password Set password Account exists We found (...) that match your past search terms. We’ll send you email alerts for articles that match these search terms: History Clear all to view your search history. Menu Breadcrumbs Type 2 diabetes: what's next after metformin? Type 2 diabetes: what's next after metformin? With a range of blood glucose-lowering medicines on the market, it can be hard to decide what to prescribe for patients needing more than metformin. Share Share to: Larger text Smaller text This program is funded by Boehringer Ingelheim Pty

2019 National Prescribing Service Limited (Australia)

28. Adjunctive metformin for antipsychotic-induced dyslipidemia in patients with schizophrenia: a meta-analysis of randomized placebo-controlled trials

Adjunctive metformin for antipsychotic-induced dyslipidemia in patients with schizophrenia: a meta-analysis of randomized placebo-controlled trials Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content

2019 PROSPERO

29. The efficacy and safety of metformin for metabolic abnormalities in children and adolescents: a systematic review and meta-analysis

The efficacy and safety of metformin for metabolic abnormalities in children and adolescents: a systematic review and meta-analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record

2019 PROSPERO

30. The safety and side effect profile of metformin use in HIV-infected persons on anti-retroviral therapy

The safety and side effect profile of metformin use in HIV-infected persons on anti-retroviral therapy Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files

2019 PROSPERO

31. Impact of metformin on the risk and treatment of tuberculosis: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Impact of metformin on the risk and treatment of tuberculosis: A systematic review and meta-analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files

2019 PROSPERO

32. SGLT2 inhibitors and GLP1 agonists administered without metformin compared to other antidiabetics in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus to prevent cardiovascular events. Systematic review protocol

SGLT2 inhibitors and GLP1 agonists administered without metformin compared to other antidiabetics in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus to prevent cardiovascular events. Systematic review protocol Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears

2019 PROSPERO

33. Comparative efficacy and safety of metformin, glyburide and insulin in treating gestational diabetes mellitus: a meta-analysis

Comparative efficacy and safety of metformin, glyburide and insulin in treating gestational diabetes mellitus: a meta-analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any

2019 PROSPERO

34. Efficacy and safety of Ipragliflozin as add-on to metformin for type 2 diabetes: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Efficacy and safety of Ipragliflozin as add-on to metformin for type 2 diabetes: a systematic review and meta-analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any

2019 PROSPERO

35. Effect of metformin in addition to dietary and lifestyle advice for pregnant women who are overweight or obese: the GRoW randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial

Effect of metformin in addition to dietary and lifestyle advice for pregnant women who are overweight or obese: the GRoW randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial Maternal overweight and obesity are associated with well recognised pregnancy complications. Antenatal dietary and lifestyle interventions have a modest effect on gestational weight gain without affecting pregnancy outcomes. We aimed to assess the effects on maternal and infant outcomes of antenatal metformin given (...) in addition to dietary and lifestyle advice among overweight and obese pregnant women.GRoW was a multicentre, randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial in which pregnant women at 10-20 weeks' gestation with a BMI of 25 kg/m2 or higher were recruited from three public maternity units in Adelaide, SA, Australia. Women were randomly assigned (1:1) via a computer-generated schedule to receive either metformin (to a maximum dose of 2000 mg per day) or matching placebo. Participants, their antenatal

2019 EvidenceUpdates

36. Association between metformin and neurodegenerative diseases: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Association between metformin and neurodegenerative diseases: a systematic review and meta-analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external

2019 PROSPERO

37. Effect of metformin on vascular endothelium in polycystic ovary syndrome: a systematic review

Effect of metformin on vascular endothelium in polycystic ovary syndrome: a systematic review Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external

2019 PROSPERO

38. Impact of metformin therapy on survival and functional capacity in the heart failure with ejection fraction (HFpEF) population: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Impact of metformin therapy on survival and functional capacity in the heart failure with ejection fraction (HFpEF) population: a systematic review and meta-analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability

2019 PROSPERO

39. Metformin vs exercise vs vitamin D vs probiotics for the prevention of gestational diabetes mellitus, in women at high risk of gestational diabetes mellitus: a network meta-analysis

Metformin vs exercise vs vitamin D vs probiotics for the prevention of gestational diabetes mellitus, in women at high risk of gestational diabetes mellitus: a network meta-analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility

2019 PROSPERO

40. Metformin for preventing the progression of chronic kidney disease [Cochrane protocol]

Metformin for preventing the progression of chronic kidney disease [Cochrane protocol] Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites

2019 PROSPERO