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Chronic kidney disease


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04-05-2021 | Medications | News

Objective assessment of medication taking advised to reduce type 2 diabetes complications

Suboptimal medication-taking identified through urine testing is associated with a higher prevalence of microvascular and macrovascular complications in people with type 2 diabetes than found with consistent usage, report researchers.

17-03-2021 | Dapagliflozin | News

Dapagliflozin may have primary prevention role for HF, renal outcomes

Post-hoc analysis of the primary prevention subgroup of DECLARE-TIMI 58 suggests that treatment with dapagliflozin may reduce the risk for first heart failure and renal events.

22-02-2021 | Canagliflozin | News

Antihypertensive effect for canagliflozin in diabetic renal disease

The SGLT2 inhibitor canagliflozin reduces blood pressure and the need for additional antihypertensives in people with type 2 diabetes and chronic kidney disease, research suggests.

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