New Post-Hoc Analysis Shows Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Undergoing Intensification of Insulin Therapy Experienced Less Nighttime Hypoglycemia While Being Treated with JANUVIA® (sitagliptin) Compared to Placebo

Dateline City: WHITEHOUSE STATION Merck (NYSE: MRK), known as MSD outside the United States and Canada, today announced results from a post-hoc analysis showing that patients with type 2 diabetes having treatment intensified with insulin glargine therapy while also being treated with JANUVIA® (sitagliptin) 100 mg once-daily had a lower incidence of nighttime (nocturnal) hypoglycemia compared to patients also receiving placebo. Results were presented at the American Diabetes Association 74th Scientific Sessions. Language: English read more
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