Statins Raise Diabetes Risk, Study Finds, But Experts Not Convinced

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Diabetes, heart disease and statins raise diabetes risk, study finds, but experts not convinced;. statins may raise diabetes risk of the 6,221 men not taking statins, a new study finds a greater risk of heart attacks in patients using the gastrointestinal.. "statins increase risk of diabetes, but benefits are still worth it, say experts," the guardian reports. a large study found the medication lead to a modest increase in weight and subsequent diabetes risk.. The new study shows that people prescribed statins rather than placebo medication had about a 12% greater risk of getting type 2 diabetes over a 4-year period, and also gained about half a pound.

Wednesday, march 4, 2015 (healthday news) — cholesterol-lowering statin drugs may significantly increase a person’s risk of developing type 2 diabetes, a new study from finland suggests.. Statins raise diabetes risk: experts sound new alarm over cholesterol pill women in their late-70s and 80s in the study took statins. drug can raise the risk of developing diabetes by up. Statins increase risk of diabetes by almost 50 per cent, study finds research on 9,000 men has found those taking statins are 47 per cent more likely to develop diabetes – but critics say the.

Statins increase weight and blood sugar and raise diabetes ...

Statins raise diabetes risk: experts sound new alarm over cholesterol pill women in their late-70s and 80s in the study took statins. drug can raise the risk of developing diabetes by up. The study was a follow-up to an earlier study which investigated whether or not modest weight loss or treatment with metformin — a diabetes medication that helps control blood sugar levels — could reduce the risk of type 2 diabetes in people at high risk.. The new study shows that people prescribed statins rather than placebo medication had about a 12% greater risk of getting type 2 diabetes over a 4-year period, and also gained about half a pound.

Statins increase weight and blood sugar and raise diabetes ...

Statins increase risk of diabetes but benefits are still ...