Does long-term use of antidiabetic drugs changes cancer risk?

@inproceedings{Liu2019DoesLU,
  title={Does long-term use of antidiabetic drugs changes cancer risk?},
  author={Yi-Chun Liu and Phung-Anh Alex Nguyen and Ayesha Humayun and Shuo-Chen Chien and Hsuan-Chia Yang and Rahma Novita Asdary and Shabbir Syed-Abdul and Min-Huei Hsu and Max Moldovan and Yun Yen and Yu-Chuan Li and Wen-Shan Jian and Usman Iqbal},
  booktitle={Medicine},
  year={2019}
}
Antidiabetic medications are commonly used around the world, but their safety is still unclear. The aim of this study was to investigate whether long-term use of insulin and oral antidiabetic medications is associated with cancer risk.We conducted a well-designed case-control study using 12 years of data from Taiwan's National Health Insurance Research Database and investigated the association between antidiabetic medication use and cancer risk over 20 years. We identified 42,500 patients… CONTINUE READING

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