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GLP-1 receptor agonists

Browse the latest news, expert commentary, and educational content on the GLP-1 receptor agonist medication class.


Doctor measuring blood pressure of senior woman at home

07-02-2022 | Semaglutide | News

STEP 6: Semaglutide addresses ‘pathophysiology of metabolic syndrome’ in east Asians

The STEP 6 findings reveal significant weight loss, along with a reduction in abdominal visceral fat, in east Asian people with obesity taking a high dose of semaglutide.

Diabetes medication in overweight person

11-01-2022 | Semaglutide | News

STEP 8: Semaglutide better than liraglutide at weight-management doses

Semaglutide 2.4 mg produces substantially more weight loss than liraglutide 3.0 mg in people with overweight or obesity but without diabetes, say the STEP 8 investigators.

Syringe and pills

07-10-2021 | SGLT2 inhibitors | News

Real-world data back SGLT2 inhibitor benefits even for people initially free of CVD

A real-world study shows a reduced risk for heart failure hospitalization, even in people without pre-existing cardiovascular disease, with use of SGLT2 inhibitors versus GLP-1 receptor agonists.

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