thiazolidinedione

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thi·a·zol·i·dine·di·one

 (thī′ə-zō′lĭ-dēn′dĭ-ōn′)
n.
Any of a class of drugs that decrease insulin resistance and are used to treat type 2 diabetes.
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The new NGA effort will help state agencies leading TZD understand how to use data more effectively to analyze traffic patterns, ensure better communication across agencies, and improve data access to better inform policy decisions.
The addition to metformin of oral medications such as SUs and TZDs results in a maximum additional HbAlc reduction of approximately 1%.
Prentice and colleagues defined treatment as initiating either SU or TZD as a second hypoglycemic agent after experience with metformin, noting that most patients who initiated one or the other remained on it 2 years later (Prentice et al.
The objectives of the current post-hoc analysis were to evaluate the efficacy and safety of TZD vs LZD for the treatment of ABSSSI in patients of Latino origin enrolled into the Phase 3 ESTABLISH studies.
The TZD are compounds that increase the tissues sensibility (muscle, adiposity tissue, and liver) to the insulin action, so they are used in the treatment of T2DM.
When compared with those not on a TZD, the incidence of fractures was higher in those on a TZD (HR, 1.
PGC-1 is a transcriptional co-activator of PPARy, its mRNA expression level can evaluate the effect of TZD as an agonist (Hondares et al.
He and his colleagues conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis of 15 studies evaluating the effects of metformin, TZDs, sulfonylureas, and insulin on colorectal cancer risk.
Two patients were admitted for surgery and made NPO on arrival, but took their sulfonylurea or TZD within the last 24 hours.
01 (confidence level 99%) produced NuSE with various doses had hyperglycaemic activity with significant difference compare to the negative control, whereas it has no significance compare to TZD as seen in Table 2.
Ozellikle kadinlarda TZD grubu ilaclarin artmis kemik kaybi ve fraktur riski ile iliskili oldugu rapor edilmistir (1,22).
Det Supt Richie Davies said: "The original licence plates on the car were DA08 TZD and at the time of the offence the front licence plate was MF09 KFP.