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The only once-weekly type 2 diabetes treatment unifying superior efficacy and CV benefits1

  • Up to 1.8% HbA1c reduction*1,2
  •  Up to 6.5kg weight reduction*1,2
  •  26% CV risk reduction vs placebo†1,3

  *Results apply to Ozempic 1 mg vs Dulaglutide 1.5 mg

 †When added to standard of care, which included oral anti-diabetic treatments, insulin, anti-hypertensives, diuretics and lipid-lowering therapies1,4



References:
1. Ozempic Malaysia Prescribing Information.
2. Pratley RE, et al; Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol. 2018;6(4):275-286.
3. Marso SP, et al; N Engl J Med. 2016;375(19):1834-1844.
4. Marso SP, et al; N Engl J Med. 2016;375(suppl 1):S1-S108.


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01 Dec 2020
Tetanus toxoid 5 Lf, diphtheria toxoid 2 Lf, pertussis toxoid 2.5 mcg, filamentous haemagglutinin 5 mcg, fimbriae types 2 and 3 5 mcg, pertactin 3 mcg
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Elvira Manzano, 28 Jun 2020
Hyperkalaemia (HK) occurrence and recurrence are frequent in advanced CKD*, creating a perfect storm for cardiovascular events and death, says Professor Juan-Jesus Carrero from the Karolinska Institute, Solna, Sweden, at ERA-EDTA 2020. Given these risks, acutely elevated potassium (K+) should merit clinical attention.