Glycosaminoglycans as a Possible Tool for Micro- and Macroalbuminuria in Diabetic Patients. A Pilot Study

@article{Sorrenti1997GlycosaminoglycansAA,
  title={Glycosaminoglycans as a Possible Tool for Micro- and Macroalbuminuria in Diabetic Patients. A Pilot Study},
  author={G. Sorrenti and M. Grimaldi and N. Canova and E. Palazzini and N. Melchionda},
  journal={Journal of International Medical Research},
  year={1997},
  volume={25},
  pages={81 - 86}
}
The aim was to investigate sulodexide as a possible therapeutic tool for treating micro- and macroalbuminuria in diabetic patients. Fifteen patients (13 micro- and 2 macroalbuminuric) with Type II diabetes, were treated with 600 lipoprotein-lipase releasing units of sulodexide by the intramuscular route, daily for 28 days, and followed up for 2 months. The main evaluation parameter was the albumin excretion rate. At the end of treatment, six of the 13 microalbuminuric patients showed a decrease… Expand
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