Metformin use leads to excess deaths in patients with type 2 diabetes and advanced CKD a study from Taiwan confirms. The study of 12 350 patients with type 2 diabetes and advanced CKD matched 813 metformin users in a 1:3 ratio to 2439 non-users. Results showed adjusted mortality in metformin users was 35% higher than non-users over ...
Type 2 diabetes
Metformin in CKD more harm than help
18 Jun 2015