Individual Approach to the Treatment of Diabetes Mellitus Type 2: When, to Whom and What are the Alternative Options Besides Metformin

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V.I. Pankiv


The article discusses the question of strategy choice for hypoglycemic treatment in patients with diabetes type 2 who have contraindications to metformin or its

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Pankiv, V. “Individual Approach to the Treatment of Diabetes Mellitus Type 2: When, to Whom and What Are the Alternative Options Besides Metformin”. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ENDOCRINOLOGY (Ukraine), no. 8.56, Dec. 2013, pp. 36-39, doi:10.22141/2224-0721.8.56.2013.84790.
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