GLP1-analogs – suitable choice in obese patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus

Authors: Zbynek Schroner
Authors‘ workplace: SchronerMED, s. r. o., interná a diabetologická ambulancia, Košice
Published in: Forum Diab 2016; 5(1): 25-28
Category: Topic


Therapy with GLP1-analogs shows various multiorgan benefits. Possible reasons of preference of this treatment are: efficacy, decrease of weight, safety (low risk of hypoglycemia, small incidence of serious adverse events), potential favourable cardiovascular effects (influence on blood pressure, lipids, markers of CV risk). In context of individual approach, therapy with GLP1-analogs is suitable choice in obese patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus

Key words:
type 2 diabetes mellitus – GLP1-analogs – therapeutic place


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