How do you choose the right DPP-4 inhibitor for your patients with type 2 diabetes?
Dual therapy: add-on to metformin1-3
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*Onglyza 5 mg + metformin was considered non-inferior to glipizide + metformin as the upper limit of the 95% confidence of the treatment difference in the per protocol (PP) analysis was <0.35 at 1 year.
Mean baseline HbA1c of 7.5% for both groups. PP analysis: n=293 in each arm.
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