FDA approves new diabetes/high cholesterol pill

The drug company Merck won approval Friday for the first pill which treats both diabetes and high cholesterol The Food and Drug Administration approved the pill Juvisync It combines Merckメs diabetes pill Januvia will the cholesterol drug Zocor Millions of Americans are affected by diabetes and high cholesterol This combination increases the risk of heart disease, stroke and kidney disease Drugmaker Merck won US approval Friday for the first pill that treats both diabetes and high cholesterol, a potentially dangerous combination that affects millions of Americans “Perhaps one third of the nation’s eligible patients with type 2 diabetes are not being treated with a statin,ヤ said Dr Sethu Reddy モso here’s a convenient tool for doctors to target glucose as well as cholesterol levelsヤ Juvisync will be available is six different dosage strengths The FDA that it should only be prescribed when it is appropriate for a patient to be placed on both of these drugs Side effects include stuffy nose, sore throat, headache, and stomach pain