Project Description

Journal: The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology December 2014.
Conclusion:
Combination therapy will probably be necessary to avoid compensatory mechanisms and potentiate initial weight loss while avoiding weight regain. New glucose lowering treatments, especially glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor agonists and sodium glucose cotransporter-2 inhibitors, offer advantages over traditional antidiabetic drugs by promoting weight loss while improving glucose control.
Explanation:
Both weight loss and glucose control simultaneously are necessary .