The effect of pramlintide acetate on glycemic control and weight in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus and in obese patients without diabetes: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

@article{SinghFranco2011TheEO,
  title={The effect of pramlintide acetate on glycemic control and weight in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus and in obese patients without diabetes: a systematic review and meta-analysis.},
  author={Devada Singh-Franco and Alfonso P{\'e}rez and Carolyn C Harrington},
  journal={Diabetes, obesity & metabolism},
  year={2011},
  volume={13 2},
  pages={169-80}
}
AIM the objective of this systematic review and meta-analysis was to assess the effect of pramlintide on glycemic control, weight and incidence of nausea and hypoglycaemia in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) and in obese patients without diabetes (OBP). METHODS eight randomized, clinical trials were identified from multiple databases. Qualitative assessments and quantitative analyses were performed. RESULTS in four T2DM studies (N = 930,duration of studies 16-52 weeks,120-150… CONTINUE READING