Medications NewsSuccess of bariatric surgery associated with lower pre-surgery BMIJuly 31, 2017Reduced cardiac risk factors for older people with type 2 diabetes taking InvokanaJuly 31, 2017Researchers develop new way to develop purer insulin-producing stem cellsJuly 31, 2017Ipragliflozin may have benefits for fatty liver diseaseJuly 30, 2017Pioneering T-rex study reaches milestone in treating children with type 1 diabetesJuly 30, 2017Nursing group issues treatment guidance for kidney disease in type 2 diabetesJuly 25, 2017Type 1 diabetes vaccine to be tested in 2018July 23, 2017Discussing Drug CostsJuly 22, 2017Alzheimers drug could help prevent type 2 diabetesJuly 20, 2017Weight gain from insulin treatment in type 2 diabetes linked to sedentary behaviourJuly 19, 2017Insulin pumps as effective as but more life affirming than injections in type 1 diabetesJuly 19, 2017Marijuana compound that fights inflammation produced from meat, eggs and fishJuly 19, 2017Mindfulness could help lower blood sugar levels in overweight womenJuly 17, 2017Study reveals molecule behind insulin releaseJuly 9, 2017New endo report says weight-setting is our most powerful tool to avoid diseaseJuly 6, 2017Lyxumia improves type 2 diabetes health markers regardless of beta cell functionJuly 6, 2017SGLT2 inhibitors help reduce high blood pressure, study reportsJuly 6, 2017Asthma drug shows promising results in treating type 2 diabetesJuly 5, 2017Diabetes Diets Need MagnesiumJuly 5, 2017Novo Nordisk issues recall for NovoPen Echo and NovoPen 5 devicesJuly 4, 2017Obstructive sleep apnea increases retinopathy risk in type 2 diabetesJuly 3, 2017Findings show why type 2 diabetes drugs can vary in mice and humansJuly 3, 2017Tresiba outperforms Lantus for reducing hypos in type 1 and type 2 diabetesJuly 3, 2017New drug trial scheduled to combat kidney disease in type 1 diabetesJuly 2, 2017Nasal glucagon successfully treats severe hypoglycemia in new type 1 diabetes trialJune 29, 2017Duodenal switch surgery yields improved blood sugar in type 2 diabetesJune 27, 2017Victoza receives EU backing to treat cardiovascular risks in type 2 diabetesJune 27, 2017Cancer drug showing potential to treat type 1 diabetesJune 26, 2017Semaglutide weight loss effects revealed in new study on obesityJune 25, 2017Canakinumab reduces risk of heart disease events by targeting inflammationJune 22, 2017Review assesses best treatments for osteoporosis and type 2 diabetesJune 21, 2017Researchers call for paradigm shift in treating type 2 diabetesJune 20, 2017Positive findings in type 1 diabetes glucagon-blocking drug studyJune 19, 2017Dietary Supplements: Hype or Helpful?June 19, 2017Headlines from the 2017 ADA Scientific SessionsJune 16, 2017Low vitamin A linked to beta cell decline in miceJune 14, 2017Seal oil supplementation could reverse neuropathy in type 1 diabetesJune 13, 2017Metformin could reduce heart disease in people with type 1 diabetesJune 12, 2017BCG vaccine could restore proper immune response in type 1 diabetesJune 11, 2017Extra insulin injection three hours after eating could lessen heart risks in type 1 diabetesJune 7, 2017Study provides new insight into insulin dosing for adults with type 1 diabetesJune 6, 2017Breakthrough drug findings could lead to more cost-effective type 2 diabetes drugsJune 6, 2017New islet cell transplantation technique could boost cell survival rate in type 1 diabetesJune 4, 2017Metformin joins forces with gut microbes to improve blood sugars, new study findsJune 1, 2017Scientists identify method of protecting beta cells, preventing type 1 diabetesJune 1, 2017GLP-1 agonist treatment linked to lower heart risks in type 2 diabetesMay 31, 2017Pioneering sugar sponge device could provide future pain-free diabetes treatmentMay 31, 2017Bariatric surgery success may be due to gut microbiome changes, says new studyMay 31, 2017Overtreatment of frail and elderly people with type 2 diabetes appears to be commonMay 25, 2017Strategies for Stabilizing Insulin Absorption RatesMay 25, 2017Eye-drops could replace eye injections for patients with diabetic eye complicationsMay 24, 2017Benefits of metformin may involve gut bacteriaMay 22, 2017What Affects Insulin AbsorptionMay 18, 2017FDA adds boxed warning to type 2 diabetes drug Invokana over amputation riskMay 16, 2017Scientists discover GLP-1-like compound of benefit for diabetes researchMay 11, 2017New in-body sensor could monitor and regulate insulin levels in real-timeMay 10, 2017Invokana treatment preferred to GLP-1 agonists among those with type 2 diabetes, study reportsMay 9, 2017Scientists make ghrelin hormone discovery that could expand diabetes treatmentsMay 9, 2017Canagliflozin shown to improve metabolic function in type 2 diabetesMay 8, 2017New insulin delivery system developed that controls blood sugar for 48 hoursMay 8, 2017Victoza may benefit patients with type 1 diabetes, review suggestsMay 7, 2017Xultophy results in less hypoglycemia than basal insulin in people with type 2 diabetesApril 25, 2017Early HbA1c benefits from metformin lowers risk of cardiovascular eventsApril 23, 2017New clinical trial begins to test antibody in treating type 1 diabetesApril 17, 2017Metformin use does not help beat cognitive impairment as previously thoughtApril 12, 2017New faster-acting insulin Fiasp now available in the UKApril 10, 2017Type 2 diabetes drug semaglutide aids weight loss and decreases hypoglycemiaApril 6, 2017Review explores prevention of suicide attempts with diabetes medicationApril 6, 2017Insulin: It’s All About the TimingApril 6, 2017Studies: Diabetes Pills Better Than Insulin at Reducing Death RiskApril 5, 2017New artificial pancreas trial shows positive results in young children with type 1 diabetesApril 3, 2017Toujeo lowers hypoglycemia among insulin-treated people with type 2 diabetesApril 3, 2017Unique trial compares insulin pump to MDI treatment in type 1 diabetesMarch 30, 2017Newer oral treatments show risk-reduction benefits for people with type 2 diabetesMarch 29, 2017Genetic variation testing could provide new insights into type 2 diabetesMarch 28, 2017Drug restores insulin sensitivity in mice with type 2 diabetes, study reportsMarch 28, 2017Faster acting mealtime insulin Fiasp launched in CanadaMarch 26, 2017Researchers are creating a drug to replicate exerciseMarch 23, 2017SGLT2 inhibitors help people with type 2 diabetes live longer and healthier, study saysMarch 19, 2017SGLT2 inhibitors show no significant risk of DKA, study reportsMarch 16, 2017Metformin could improve health outcomes of diabetes patients with breast cancerMarch 14, 2017New study reassesses long-term safety and efficacy of GLP-1 agonists in type 2 diabetesMarch 13, 2017Sweat patch accurately calculates blood glucose levels and administers metformin in miceMarch 8, 2017Lifestyle Intervention vs. Metformin for PrediabetesMarch 8, 2017Type 2 Diabetes Medication Receives FDA ApprovalMarch 3, 2017New trial to test if drug mixture could treat fatty liver disease and type 2 diabetesMarch 2, 2017Type 2 diabetes drug dapagliflozin lowers all-cause mortality risk, study findsFebruary 27, 2017Novel type 2 diabetes treatment to enter phase II clinical trialsFebruary 27, 2017Hypoglycemia from sulphonylureas in type 2 diabetes could affect heart healthFebruary 26, 2017Diabetes drug liraglutide prevents type 2 diabetes diagnoses by 80 per cent, study findsFebruary 22, 2017Promising study results could slow type 1 diabetes developmentFebruary 16, 2017Israeli scientists trial artificial pancreas technology in youngsters with type 1 diabetesFebruary 13, 2017EMA instructs warning about SGLT2 inhibitors to appeal on labelsFebruary 12, 2017Newer type 2 diabetes drugs produce better mid-term outcomes than insulinFebruary 9, 2017Sanofi Profit May Drop This Year as Lantus Blockbuster AgesFebruary 8, 2017Metformin associated with improved mortality among older men with type 2 diabetesFebruary 5, 2017Jardiance now includes cardiovascular risk reduction data on labels in EuropeJanuary 26, 2017FDA clears non-prescription Type 2 diabetes digital therapeuticJanuary 26, 2017Type 2 diabetes drug combination drug Qtern now available in UKJanuary 25, 2017Suliqua combination drug receives European approval for treating type 2 diabetesJanuary 18, 2017Twitter Liz Parlett Butcher 2 hours ago @lippolu @Afrezza4Teens @MelindaMWedding Yes and no. The FDA did not approve as the generic to Lantus bc it wasn't considered to be a biosimiliar. We shall see Angie 3 hours ago Care everywhere record Lantus 20 units 5 times per day I don't think so.....🙄 DonPauli 7 hours ago @KamalaHarris I can no longer afford Effient $458/month Januvia $380. Won't lose my house for this. Help? Alphonso Van Marsh 7 hours ago Sanofi Files Suit in the U.S. to Defend its Patent Rights on Lantus® | Sanofi shar.es/1SrEXA Laurie 8 hours ago @lizzypar @Afrezza4Teens @MelindaMWedding I thought Basaglar was the "generic" version of Lantus;different manufacturer,but hopefully will work the same. Jonathan Morris 9 hours ago Why doesn't @CareFirst approve Lantus or Toujeo? @kellyclose Both work great for me but the pharmacist said "Not under @CareFirst" William Sarraf 9 hours ago @BHindPBMCurtain @TruthRX pt w/$45 copay on januvia. tried alogliptin. needed prior auth. got approved. $100 copay. that type 1 life 10 hours ago @Type1DMommy Fact - but only if taking the wrong amount. I was on a huge amount of lantus & gained 30kg in 2 months, putting me @ highest weight ever. Ðαωɳ ʂιναÐ 1 day ago Asked my son's dr if he would switch his #lantus vial to a #lantuspen & it's awesome! A little… instagram.com/p/BX9rTVgFZy6/ Asked my son's dr if he would switch his #lantus vial to a #lantuspen & it's awesome! A little hard to inject right now. The push button is a little tough but hopefully that's just because of it being new. Even if it's not I'll deal with it. Way more convenient. #t1d #t1dmom #diabeticteen #juvenilediabetes #diabetes A post shared by Ðαωɳ ʂιναÐ (@dthree61) on Aug 18, 2017 at 10:30pm PDT Vicki G 1 day ago @DiabeticDadUK Up until last Sunday, I was settled with split Lantus. Since then something has gone wrong? I don't understand how..... Vicki G 1 day ago @DiabeticDadUK What happened last Sunday to change everything about my diabetic control? I was so stable on Lantus 10u in the morning and at night Behind The Curtain 1 day ago Alogliptin in the same class as Januvia (sitagliptin) is available as generic. $170 less, yet Big 3 #PBM won't cover.#Rebate driven coverage Vicki G 1 day ago @DiabeticDadUK It feels like I'm trying to sort the nights at the expense of the day? Yes, I'm split Lantus. Dose was reduced to 8u for morning & night Pharma Express 2 days ago Lantus and Enbrel are no longer covered by the RAMQ in Quebec. Their biosimilars, Basaglar and Brenzys, will be reimbursed starting today. Roro Burr 2 days ago Love it when Lantus becomes a PA drug and CM staff aren't notified sending us and our patients into a panic Diabetic Dad 2 days ago @Toria_80 Poor you. Very annoying when it won't balance out. Do you split Lantus? I take 20u AM and 12u PM but tweak this frequently Biotech World 2 days ago EuroBiotech Report—Mullen backs Vicarius, GSK jilts Ionis, CellAct lands $250M deal and data on Sanofi diabetes pill dlvr.it/PfwxMJ Sandeep Tak 2 days ago accessdata.fda.gov/scripts/cder/s…. Avoid #DPP4inhibitors #Januvia in patients with #heart failure/risk of HF. FDA amber son tater tot 2 days ago this may not be a relatable tweet, but switching from lantus to tresiba was an excellent decision! Betes Bros 2 days ago @Afrezzaguy @amoffvk @jeffrharris @beyouonlybetter @AdamLasher @brendanphyland @afrezzauser We're all on humalog here. One is on a Pump and the other two of us on Lantus. Wouldn't mind eliminating a few injections a day and pump AFREZZA GUY 2 days ago @TheBetesBros @amoffvk @jeffrharris @beyouonlybetter @AdamLasher @brendanphyland @afrezzauser Novo log w/pump. Toujeo Lantus Humalog. Now using Tresiba and Afrezza for almost 2.5 years. Pump free just over 2 years (thank god) Sunshine 💛💛💛 2 days ago Something like Solostar Apidra and Solostar Lantus? twitter.com/tiemedoks/stat… Please inform anyone living with diabetes in Nigeria & using insulin to kindly call 08039212550 for free insulin injection. Please RT— Stem-Cell (@tiemedoks) August 17, 2017 Roché Brook 2 days ago @Type1DMommy Seriously considering it as having consistent hypos overnight for past year (10pm Lantus dose). Still working for you? Jake Kushner MD 2 days ago @Jandelliott @statesdj @tgoetz @chrissyfarr @Diabetes_Sanofi @LillyDiabetes @novonordisk Insulin cost also driven by pro-market analysts. @deniseroland ignores T1D & insulin price gouging 😳 #Insulin4all wsj.com/articles/when-… Pharma Commons 2 days ago EuroBiotech Report—Mullen backs Vicarius, GSK jilts Ionis, CellAct lands $250M deal and data on Sanofi diabetes pill bit.ly/2iaOoN2 Patricia Vick 3 days ago Should have condemned Ken Frazier for charging $17 a pill for Januvia. Talk is cheap but Merck medicine is not. Patricia Vick 3 days ago @Merck #Merck Should have condemned Ken Frazier for charging $17 a pill for Januvia. Talk is cheap but a necessity Merck medicine is not. Patricia Vick 3 days ago @Angrydomo Should have condemned Ken Frazier for charging $17 a pill for Januvia. Talk is cheap but Merck medicine is not. BioDirecta 3 days ago #news #biotech EuroBiotech Report—Mullen backs Vicarius, GSK jilts Ionis, CellAct lands $250M deal and data on San… ift.tt/2wdAWyi Biofunds 3 days ago #Biology #news #biotech EuroBiotech Report—Mullen backs Vicarius, GSK jilts Ionis, CellAct lands $250M deal and data on Sanofi diabetes pil… ABABioBlurb 3 days ago EuroBiotech Report—Mullen backs Vicarius, GSK jilts Ionis, CellAct lands $250M deal and data on Sanofi diabetes pi… ift.tt/2wTareq FierceBiotech 3 days ago EuroBiotech Report—Mullen backs Vicarius, GSK jilts Ionis, CellAct lands $250M deal & data on Sanofi diabetes pill: ow.ly/H4Uc30etQvH Manuel Flores Jr 3 days ago Good Quality Drugs cheap Januvia Price Free Airmail Or Courier Shipping goo.gl/fb/LXd4tH #general Vicki G 3 days ago @DiabeticDadUK Both my Lantus doses are too high which has accounted for the constant hypo's. DN pulled all the data from my sensor Liv ✌ 3 days ago Blood sugars were running high so decided to do one, JUST ONE, extra unit of lantus. I do that & my sugar drops low 6 times in one day 😑 😝 Katie 3 days ago @DiabetesSocMed I accidentally took 20u of novolog (thought i had grabbed my lantus). Got on Twitter...Found out I wasn't the only on to make that mistake.