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The Continuation of Oral Medications with the Initiation of Insulin Therapy in Type 2 Diabetes: A Review of the Evidence

M. Shawn McFarland, PharmD, Tara N. Knight, PharmD, Andrea Brown, PharmD, Jeremy Thomas, PharmD
Volume: 103 Issue: 1 January, 2010

Abstract:

The combination of oral medications with insulin is inevitable in the treatment of type 2 diabetes. Unfortunately, there are no consensus statements available to guide the continuation or discontinuation of specific therapies. The clinician treating the type 2 diabetic patient must be aware of the literature regarding use of oral medications in combination with insulin.

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