SGLT2 inhibitors haven’t been available for long, but EndocrinologyNetwork.com has covered the basics in our SGLT2 topic center. See how you fare on our 6-question Basic Training Quiz. Links at the end will take you to articles on the pros, the cons, and more on this new class of antidiabetes drugs.
1. Which of the following is NOT a primary advantage of treatment with SGLT2 inhibitors?
A. Neutral impact on hypoglycemia
B. Modest weight loss
C. Improved glycemia, A1c reductions (0.6% - 1%)
D. Insulin-independent action
E. Mild reduction in blood pressure