Insulin-Metformin Combo Tied to Poorer Survival in Diabetes Study – WebMD

June 10, 2014 9:47 PM

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TUESDAY, June 10, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- The combination of metformin and insulin for people with type 2 diabetes may slightly increase death rates among patients, according to researchers from Vanderbilt University.

However, other experts question the study's conclusions and claim it is at odds with other better-designed studies that show the combination of metformin and insulin is both safe and effective.

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