sábado, 26 de julho de 2008


Diabetes Care. 2008 Feb;31(2):289-94.
Salsalate improves glycemia and inflammatory parameters in obese young adults.
Fleischman A, Shoelson SE, Bernier R, Goldfine AB.
Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
OBJECTIVE: Sedentary lifestyle and a western diet promote subacute-chronic inflammation, obesity, and subsequently dysglycemia. The aim of the current study was to evaluate the efficacy of the anti-inflammatory drug salsalate to improve glycemia by reducing systemic inflammation in obese adults at risk for the development of type 2 diabetes. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS: In a double-masked, placebo controlled trial, we evaluated 20 obese nondiabetic adults at baseline and after 1 month of salsalate or placebo. RESULTS: Compared with placebo, salsalate reduced fasting glucose 13% (P <>
Targeting INflammation Using SALsalate in Type 2 Diabetes (TINSAL-T2D)This study is ongoing, but not recruiting participants.
Sponsors and Collaborators:
Joslin Diabetes Center
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
Information provided by:
Joslin Diabetes Center
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