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“Strongly consider an SGLT2-inhibitor in most T2DM patients”

Presented By
Prof. Deepak Bhatt, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, USA
AHA 2020

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Data from 2 large clinical trials showed new benefits of the dual sodium-glucose cotransporter 1 and 2 (SGLT1/SGLT2) inhibitor sotagliflozin for patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) and chronic kidney disease as well as those with T2DM and recently worsening heart failure (HF). Both trials were terminated early due to COVID-19-related loss of funding.

Prof. Deepak Bhatt (Brigham and Women’s Hospital, USA) presented results of the SOLOIST-WHF trial (NCT03521934) as well as the SCORED trial (NCT03315143), both of which tested sotagliflozin [1,2]. Results were simultaneously published in the New Engla...

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