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Pioglitazone may reduce cardiovascular risk in adults with type 2 diabetes

BMJ 2006; 333 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.333.7580.1212 (Published 07 December 2006) Cite this as: BMJ 2006;333:1212

Pioglitazone is an antidiabetic drug that works by reducing insulin resistance. It may also help reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease in adults with type 2 diabetes, according to a recent randomised trial.

The trial was based in Chicago and …

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