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6:18 PM
Jun 28, 2010
 |  BC Extra  |  Clinical News

New Avandia data shows lower risk of CV events

A post hoc analysis led by Richard Bach of the Washington University School of Medicine showed diabetes drug Avandia rosiglitazone produced a significantly lower composite rate of death, myocardial infarction (MI) and stroke compared to no thiazolidinedione (TZD) therapy. However, the analysis also showed that the Avandia group had a significantly higher rate of fracture vs. no TZD therapy. The analysis comprised data from...

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