Diabetes: Treatment of diabetes mellitus: New tricks by an old player

Bente Klarlund Pedersen, Mark A. Febbraio

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Case reports published over 100 years ago suggested that high-dose sodium salicylate could reduce the symptoms of type 2 diabetes mellitus, but adverse affects precluded clinical use. now, results from the Tinsal-T2d study that used salsalate, a salicylate prodrug, provide renewed hope for nsaid treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)482-483
Number of pages2
JournalNature Reviews Endocrinology
Issue number9
Publication statusPublished - Sep 2010
Externally publishedYes

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