Diabetes Oral Medications Articles

FDA Warning About Some Diabetes Medications

By U.S. Food and Drug Administration No Comments

Learn which medicines have been linked to a rare but serious infection.

Diabetes Drug May Fight Parkinson’s Disease Too

By Kent Peterson 1 Comment

Experts say it could do more than previous Parkinson’s treatments. Here's what we know so far.

Adjusting Oral Medications

By Tom Betar 1 Comment

If you aren't achieving optimal results in your diabetes management, you and your doctor might need to make adjustments.

Is Metformin Safe for Your Brain?

By Kent Peterson 5 Comments

Research sheds new light on the controversy.

FDA Says Diabetes Drug Increases Amputation Risk

By U.S. Food and Drug Administration No Comments

Important information for users of canagliflozin (sold under the brand names Invokana, Invokamet, and Invokamet XR).

Diabetes Drug Interactions

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

Diabetes medications may harmfully interact with other drugs, whether prescription or over the counter.

Who Can Take Oral Diabetes Medications?

By Diabetic Connect StaffA 1 Comment

Those who have type 1 or type 2 diabetes must usually combine lifestyle changes and medications to control their blood glucose and insulin levels.

Understanding Oral Medications for Type 2 Diabetes

By Diabetic Connect StaffA 1 Comment

Are you new to taking oral medications for your type 2 diabetes? Learn the basics here.

Jardiance May Fight Heart Attack and Stroke Risk

By Victoria Candland 1 Comment

A study suggests that this blood glucose-lowering pill could help heart health in people with type 2 diabetes.

Could Genetics Determine Your Response to Diabetes Drugs?

By Victoria Candland No Comments

Small variations in genetics may increase someone's risk for diabetes and reaction to certain diabetes drugs.

The FDA Warning for Ibuprofen and Naproxen

By Danielle Cronquist No Comments

Updated research has prompted the FDA to strengthen warning labels on NSAIDs.

Adding Oral Meds May Lead to Better Type 1 Control

By Danielle Cronquist No Comments

A dual SGLT inhibitor may help those on insulin acheive better diabetes control

Common Side Effects of Diabetes Medications

By Diabetic Connect StaffA 2 Comments

Understanding the associated side effects of some diabetes medications is important.

Safety Warnings for Onglyza and Nesina

By Danielle Cronquist No Comments

Are these medications increasing your risk for heart disease?

This Treatment Could Help Alleviate Metformin Side Effects

By Victoria Candland 4 Comments

A study finds a therapy that can help with the gastrointestinal adverse effects from metformin.

Oral Insulin Could Prevent Type 1 Diabetes in High Risk Kids

By Victoria Candland 1 Comment

Optimistic research suggests this may be what stops us from developing type 1 diabetes. Learn more at Diabetic Connect.