Diabetes Drug Pioglitazone Reduces Risk Of Death, Heart Attack, Stroke

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A drug widely used to treat type 2 diabetes has been found to reduce the risk of death, heart attack (myocardial infarction) or stroke when used alone or in combination with other therapies for diabetes.

The study published in the Sept. 12 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association reports that use of pioglitazone (Actos

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