25 Mar 2013

Byetta Users At Risk of Thyroid Cancer Byetta, was approved for use by the U.S. food and Drug Administration (FDA) in 2005.  As soon as it became available, Byetta was marketed as a means to alleviate symptoms of type 2 diabetes by improving the body’s ability to produce and use insulin. It was not to be used in conjunction with insulin replacement therapy.  In fact, it was sold as a me...

23 Oct 2012

It is estimated that over 25 million people in the United States have diabetes, and many of these individuals have Type 2 diabetes. For many years, doctors prescribed a medication known as Byetta to treat Type 2 diabetes in adults. Byetta medication is typically injected by the patient into the skin, and it works to help the pancreas produce a sufficient amount of insulin for the body’s ...