Old Malaria Drug as Good as Blockbuster Type 2 Diabetes Agent Old Malaria Drug as Good as Blockbuster Type 2 Diabetes Agent
When added to metformin and vildagliptin, hydroxychloroquine lowered HbA1c as well as canagliflozin and also reduced weight and inflammation.Medscape Medical News
This study aimed to evaluate the role of Met as anti-schistosomal and anti-fibrotic agents alone or in combination with PZQ treatment. Forty male CD1 mice were divided into four groups (n=10 mice) as following; the first group (Gp1) was served as a negative control. Gp2, Gp3, Gp4, and Gp5 were infected with (60-80) S. mansoni cercariae. After a month of infection, Gp3 was administered orally with PZQ (500 mg/Kg) for 2 consecutive days. Gp4 was administered orally with Met (150 mg/Kg) for 15 consecutive days, and Gp5 was orally administered with PZQ followed by Met for 15 consecutive days at the same doses as in Gp 3 and 4....