Metformin Reduces Risk of Dementia, Kaiser Permanente Study
7/16/2013 7:35:19 AM
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The diabetes drug metformin may do more than help control blood sugar levels: New research suggests it may also reduce the risk of dementia. Compared to people taking another class of diabetes medications called sulfonylureas, those taking metformin had a 20 percent reduced risk of developing dementia over the five-year study period.
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