Survey: What Will You Do About Rosiglitazone (Avandia)?

July 31, 2007

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On Monday, a special FDA advisory panel recommended that rosiglitazone (Avandia) stay on the market, despite an acknowledged increase in ischemic heart risks for type 2 diabetes patients. A meta-analysis published this spring linked the drug to a 43% increase in risk of myocardial infarction.