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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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Jairia Dela Cruz, 28 Apr 2020
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Pearl Toh, 15 Sep 2020
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Elvira Manzano, 10 Jun 2020
Men with HIV who are on testosterone therapy appear to have an elevated risk for significant coronary artery calcium progression (CAC) vs those who are not on it, according to a study released at CROI 20.
Stephen Padilla, 11 Sep 2018
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