Thursday, May 30, 2013

New Drug for Type 2 Diabetes Approved


I have type 2 diabetes, however it is controlled by metformin. A drug called Invokana from J&J was just recently approved by FDA. It is very expensive, but it gives the diabetic another option, specially if he or she also wants to loss weight. It has side effects as all drugs have. The following video and article is very informative. If metformin does not effectively control your blood sugar Invokana may be an option to consider. If that is the case see your doctor.

1 comment:

  1. Type 1, Type 2 and gestational diabetes are the main types of diabetes.Taking the balance diet with regular exercise may prevent from the further damage.

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