Repositioning of Hydroxychloroquine for Type 2 Diabetes

Hydroxychloroquine Cures Type 2 Diabetes

“A preclinical study conducted by Emami et al demonstrated that HCQ, by increasing intracellular pH, inhibits proteolytic enzymes responsible for degradation of insulin. Hence, the available insulin remains for a longer time.”

Hydroxychloroquine Cures Type 2 Diabetes

“Use of HCQ for 6 weeks in obese, non-diabetic subjects is associated with significant increase in insulin sensitivity index and trend towards reduced insulin resistance and insulin secretion”

“These results show a reduction in diabetes risk of up to 77% for patients taking HCQ for more than 4 years, a finding that is comparable or superior to that of other drugs studied in clinical trials”

“HCQ can emerge as an effective and well-tolerated treatment option for type 2 diabetes mellitus patients uncontrolled on sulfonylurea
and metformin combination”

Hydroxychloroquine Cures Type 2 Diabetes

“HCQ treated patients showed a significant fall in total cholesterol and
low-density lipoprotein from baseline. HCQ was found to be safe and well-tolerated”

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Efficacy & safety of Hydroxychloroquine in the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus: a double blind, randomized comparison with pioglitazone

Hydroxychloroquine Cures Type 2 Diabetes

Hydroxychloroquine Cures Type 2 Diabetes

“Safe and well tolerated”

“Hydroxychloroquine may emerge as a well tolerated therapeutic option for T2DM patients uncontrolled on conventional therapy.”

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