Effects of short-term treatment with metformin on serum concentrations of homocysteine, folate and vitamin B12 in type 2 diabetes mellitus: a randomized, placebo-controlled trial

Authors: Wulffelé, M. G. 1 Kooy, A. 1 Lehert, P. 2 Bets, D. 3 Ogterop, J. C. 4 Burg, B. 5 Donker, A. J. M. 6 Stehouwer, C. D. A. 6

Source: Journal of Internal Medicine, Volume 254, Number 5, November 2003, pp. 455-463(9)

Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell

Keywords: diabetes; folate; homocysteine; insulin; metformin; vitamin B12

Document Type: Research Article

Affiliations: 1: Department of Internal Medicine, Bethesda General Hospital, Hoogeveen, The Netherlands 2: Department of Biostatistics, University of Mons, Mons, Belgium 3: Clinical Research and Development, Merck Nederland B.V., Amsterdam 4: Department of Internal Medicine, Deaconesses’ Hospital, Meppel 5: Department of Internal Medicine, Aleida Kramer Hospital, Coevorden 6: Department of Internal Medicine and Institute for Cardiovascular Research, Vrije Universiteit Medical Centre, Amsterdam; The Netherlands

Publication date: November 1, 2003

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